Lot 3: AFTER GASPARD MARSY (1624-81) AND ANSELME FLAMEN (1647-1717), "'BOREAS ABDUCTING ORITHYIA' ; AND AFTER FRANÇOIS GIRARDON (1628-1715),'PLUTO ABDUCTING PROSERPINA' FRENCH, 19TH CENTURY
M&N Uzal, 19th Century Excellence
October 28, 2009
London, United Kingdom
a pair of bronze groups, each on a boulle marquetry and gilt-bronze base with scroll feet
Both sculptures were originally designed for Le Brun's Parterre d'Eau at Versailles and delivered in the early years of the 18th century.
Dimensions: 100cm. high, 37cm. wide; 3ft 3 1/2in., 1ft 2 1/2in.
Date: French, 19th century