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    Description

    René de Saint-Marceaux (French, 1845-1915)
    Génie
    Bronze with brown patina
    20 inches (50.8 cm) high
    Inscribed on base with 'Susse Fréres pastille' mark: Marceaux
    In 1894 the Susse foundry placed an advertisement in the New York Herald illustrating the interior of the Susse exhibition Salon of that year: in it a large cast of the Génie is displayed as the focal point of the ensemble. A small 17 cm. cast of it is in the museum of Reins.


    Condition Report*: Sculpture measures approx. 20 x 11 x 14 inches.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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