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Claude Lalanne & François-Xavier Lalanne

Pomme de Ben

Estimate:

300,000 to - 500,000 EUR

Claude Lalanne & François-Xavier Lalanne

Claude Lalanne & François-Xavier Lalanne

Pomme de Ben

Pomme de Ben

Estimate:

300,000 to - 500,000 EUR

Lot sold:

4,531,200

EUR

Claude Lalanne & François-Xavier Lalanne, 1925 - 2019 & 1927 - 2008


Pomme de Ben


2013


patinated and gilt bronze


Monogrammed C.L. and FXL, stamped LALANNE on the apple, monogrammed FXL and with foundry mark bocquel Fd. on the monkey, dated 2013 and numbered PB EA 2/4 on both


115 x 94 x 90 cm ; 45 ¼ x 37 x 37 ½ in.

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Claude Lalanne & François-Xavier Lalanne, 1925 - 2019 & 1927 - 2008


Pomme de Ben


2013


bronze patiné et doré


Monogrammé C.L. et FXL, estampillé LALANNE sur la pomme, monogrammé FXL et avec le cachet de fondeur bocquel Fd. sur le singe, daté 2013 et numéroté PB EA 2/4 sur les deux


115 x 94 x 90 cm ; 45 ¼ x 37 x 37 ½ in.

Very good overall condition, consistent with age and use. The apple presents with a gilt patina and the monkey with a superb brown patina, when seen in person. Two verdigris stains on the top of the apple. One rubbing mark on one side of the apple.


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