A PÂTE-SUR-PÂTE BRONZE-GREEN-GROUND RECTANGULAR PLAQUE CIRCA 1875
decorated by Marc Louis Solon, signed L. Solon, incised, decorated with three cupids on ladders posting signs 'Notice', 'Reward' and 'Wanted', with a further nine cupids watching, framed.
Plaque 12⅛ x 7½in.; Overall 15 x 10⅜in.
30.8 x 19 cm; 38.2 x 26.3 cm
Overall good condition and appearance. The frame which is not guaranteed is also in good appearance.
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Mortlock, London, bearing retailer label
The Nyman Collection, Sotheby's Belgravia, May 14, 1981, lot 82
Bonhams London, January 8, 1988, lot 130
Du Mouchelles Detroit, October 27, 1991, lot 2021