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LOT 454

Lot 454

French Polychromed Wax Relief Portrait of Josephine Bonaparte, mid 19th century

French Polychromed Wax Relief Portrait of Josephine Bonaparte, mid 19th century
Lot 454 Details
French Polychromed Wax Relief Portrait of Josephine Bonaparte, mid 19th century

modelled 1/2 length in profile, in oval giltwood frame
height 4.7 in — 11.9 cm

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $288
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

CONDITION DETAILS

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LOT 454
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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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