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Paul Dubois (French, 1827-1905) Bronze Figure Le Courage Militaire

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1454
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Paul Dubois (French, 1827-1905)

Bronze Figure Le Courage Militaire
, late 19th century, Barbedienne foundry, modeled as a seated warrior wearing a helmet, lion pelt over his shoulders and left hand holding a sword, signed "P DUBOIS," "F.Barbedienne, Fondeur. Paris," and with circular seal "Reduction Mécanique A. Collas Breveté," overall ht. 33 3/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Good condition, scattered spots of verdigris.


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Paris, Dubois, Guilder, Lion, One cent coin, Paul Dubois

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