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Young Neapolitan Fisherman Playing with a Tortoise After Francois Rude

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
528
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Young Neapolitan Fisherman Playing with a Tortoise After Francois Rude, France, late 19th century, bronze reduction of the marble original in the Louvre, marked "F. Barbedienne Fondeur," ht. 6, wd. 6 1/2, dp. 3 3/4 in.

Note: Rude received the Cross of the Legion of Honor for this sculpture.
Estimate $600-800


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Francois Rude, Fran├žois Rude, Sculpture, France

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