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July 20, 2021 12:00 PM - July 29, 2021 07:00 PM
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3700TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: July 20, 2021 12:00PM
Minton Red-tinted Parian Bust of Venus After Clodion, England, c. 1865, mounted atop a waisted circular socle, ht. 16 1/4 in.
Provenance: Jethro Hooper Collection.
Literature: Illustrated in The Dictionary of Minton, by M. Batkin, color plate 26, and The Parian Phenomenon, by R. Dennis, cover.
Break and simple repair near bottom edge of bust. Repair to one finger and to a chip on the back of the socle.
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