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Sculpture & Antiquities
Thursday, 8 December 2022

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Das Gefährdete Nest

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Das Gefährdete Nest

Höhe inkl. Basis: 37 cm.
Frankreich, 19. Jahrhundert.

Catalogue price€ 15.000 - 20.000 Catalogue price € 15.000 - 20.000  $ 15,750 - 21,000
£ 13,500 - 18,000
元 109,950 - 146,600
₽ 990,750 - 1,321,000

 

In weißem Marmor gearbeitete Skulpturengruppe zwei Kinder darstellend, von denen das Mädchen ihr Nest als den Zeitgenossen geläufiges Sinnbild ihrer Unschuld vor dem Jungen zu schützen im Begriff ist. Auf einer profilierten passigen Marmorbasis. (1330056) (2) (13)



The endangered nest

Height incl. base: 37 cm.
France, 19th century.

Figural group in white marble depicting two children, of whom the girl is about to protect her nest from the boy, a symbol of her innocence familiar to contemporary viewers.

This object has been individually compared to the information in the Art Loss Register data bank and is not registered there as stolen or missing.

 

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