July 14, 2022 10:00 EST

The Gilded Age

 
  Lot 59
 

59

Two Egyptian Revival Sculptures
late 19th century

Comprising a French black and Rouge Griotte marble obelisk incised with psuedo Egyptian hieroglyphics and a patinated bronze sphinx mounted on a marble base. (2).

H: 21 1/2 in. (obelisk), H: 10, W: 19, D: 7 1/2 in. (sphinx)

Provenance

A private New Jersey collection.

Sold for $1,260
Estimated at $600 - $800


 

Comprising a French black and Rouge Griotte marble obelisk incised with psuedo Egyptian hieroglyphics and a patinated bronze sphinx mounted on a marble base. (2).

Provenance

A private New Jersey collection.

Note

For a related example of the obelisk, see Christie's, London, February 13, 2002, lot 307.

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