Monday, April 16, 2007

IMPORTANT EUROPEAN FURNITURE,WORKS OF ART,CERAMICS & CARPETS



Sale Title
IMPORTANT EUROPEAN FURNITURE,WORKS OF ART,CERAMICS & CARPETS

Location
New York, Rockefeller Plaza Sale Date Apr 20, 2007

Lot Number 0163      -     Sale Number 1842

Creator
SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY

Lot Title
AN ITALIAN ROSSO ANTICO MARBLE AND ALABASTRO FIORITO BUST OF A FAUN

Estimate 100,000 - 150,000  U.S. dollars

Saleroom Notice
The first line should read 'FAUN' not 'FAWN'. Pre-lot Text PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 150-203)

Lot Description
AN ITALIAN ROSSO ANTICO MARBLE AND ALABASTRO FIORITO BUST OF A FAUN
SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY, Depicted facing slightly to dexter, with a cloak knotted over his left shoulder, on a later black marble socle
16 in. (41 cm.) high, 20¾ in. (53 cm.) overall (2)