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April 27, 2024 Live Auction

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Lot 428

The Fox and the Stork Gilt Bronze and Marble Inkwell

Estimate: $250 - $550

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The Fox and the Stork gilt bronze 19th century inkwell. Bronze grouping depicting one of Aesop's fables, The Fox and the Stork, also known as The Fox and the Crane. Two wells at center including a dip pen with holder. Mounted to a green marble base. SYNDICAT DES FABR. DE BRONZES 1818 UNIS FRANCE circular foundry mark at rear base. No apparent signature. 15.5 x 17 x 8 inches.

Condition

Some areas with gilt loss, accretions and some oxidation throughout. Some pitting. Inkwell liners missing. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .

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