Sale 09BE03 | Lot 54

Bronze Equestrian Figures of Czar Nicholas II

Catalogue: Belle Epoque
Bronze Equestrian Figures of Czar Nicholas II

Lot Details

Lot 54
Bronze Equestrian Figures of Czar Nicholas II
After a model by Compte Henri-Geoffroy de la Planche de Ruille
The bearded man dressed in military attire, seated on a striding horse, on a naturalistic rectangular base ending in a malachite plinth. Length 18 inches.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $21,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

light scratches to patina on the reverse side to the horse's left thigh / hip area; some pitting to the surface as cast; brown patina with areas of green mottling; some other very light scratch marks to patina; signed in the mold CTE 6 de Ruille'; no apparent founding mark; small nick to top rim edge of malachite base; otherwise base appears to be in good condition


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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $21,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 10am EDT
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