Terracotta Griffins

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A pair of impressive terracotta griffins with forepaws resting on shields with monogram “AR”, marked “Virebent Fres [Frères]/Toulouse/Propriété”, French, circa 1860. Measure: 44 inches high, 44 inches long, 24 inches deep. This model, no. 806, is listed in the catalog as “Griffon tenant un écusson”.

Details

  • Creator
    Virebent Freres (Manufacturer), 
    Virebent Freres (Sculptor)
  • Of the Period
    Renaissance Revival
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    24 in. H x 44 in. W x 44 in. D
    61 cm H x 112 cm W x 112 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Katonah, NY
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU86448589813
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Located in Katonah, NY

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