Pair of French Gilt and Patinated-Bronze and Rouge Marble Figures of an Ancient Egyptian Scribe and High Priest Titled Hierogrammate
Cast from models by Emile Picault, third quarter of the 19th century
Each modeled in a standing pose, bare chested with a headdress, one figure holding a canopic jar and stylus, the other holding an offering, on a stepped rectangular marble base. Height 33 inches.
Zandu Inc., New York, 1956
This pair of bronzes was acquired by James Mont (1904-1978) and rested on Mont designed end tables with wall mounted lamps en suite. A pair of end tables and lamps, a hutch and a side table will be offered in the Doyle + Design auction on April 12, 2011.
C Property from the Estates of David and Sylvia Golden
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