* A French Gilt Bronze and Ivory Figure, Rene-Paul Marquet (1875-1939),
Draped Piper depicting a female musician, raised on a square marble base, mounted as a lamp, the figure stamped Marquet, numbered 5824.
Height of figure 12 7/8 inches.
Estimate $ 4,000-6,000
Property from the Estate of Edsel and Dolores Safron, Town and Country, Missouri
In overall decent, stable, apparently complete condition, the bronze intact without dents or repairs, horns both bent but intact. The ivory likewise intact but with repairs to left hand and dirty throughout. Onyx base intact without cracks or repairs with some minor chipping. Lighting element attached to base of onyx base, not attached to figure or comprising the bronze or the ivory. Numerous and natural inclusions to the onyx.