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    A RUSSIAN BRONZE GROUP OF TWO HORSEMEN
    Cast from a model by Vasilii Grachev, late 19th century
    Signed in Cyrillic, with Woerffel foundry mark
    15-3/4 x 18 x 10-1/4 inches (40.0 x 45.7 x 26.0 cm)

    Depicting two Cossacks astride rearing horses, one with a rifle in his raised right hand, the other with a rifle in his lowered right hand, both looking towards an unknown object on the ground that has frightened the horses, on an octagonal naturalistic base


    Condition Report*: Overall in good condition.  The leading horse loose on its mount to the base causing it to lean forward.  The stirrup of the leading horse detached at his left boot.  The reins of the second horse detached at the bridle.  Minor surface wear in places throughout.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    14th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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