Description

    A European Carved Ivory Figure

    Unknown maker, possibly Dieppe, France
    Nineteenth Century
    Ivory and ebonized wood
    Unmarked
    4.75 in. high

    An 18th-century man, possibly Diderot, with papers hanging out of one pocket and his hand in another, with a walking cane, on an (ebonized) wood plinth


    Estimate: $600 - $900.

    Condition Report*:

    Wear commensurate with age and some restoration

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2006
    19th-20th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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