A MINTONS PÂTE-SUR-PÂTE BRONZE-GREEN-BROWN GROUND RECTANGULAR PLAQUE, 'TUG OF WAR' LATE 19TH CENTURY
modeled in three parts, decorated by Marc Louis Solon, the right plaque signed L Solon, incised, decorated in white slip with nine cupids engaged in a tug-of-war, framed.
The panel of three plaques 3⅝ x 21⅞ in.; Overall 10⅛ x 28½ in.
9.2 x 55.5 cm; 25.7 x 72.3 cm
The pieces is in overall good condition and appearance. The reverse of the plaque with two small chips to lower edge. The condition of the frame not guaranteed but is in good appearance.
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The Nyman Collection, Sotheby's Belgravia, May 14, 1981, lot 66