Original mechanical music box depicting the baby Moses carved in wax and dressed in silk, lying in his basket under a glass dome, with interior mechanism (not working)
On base: 19" x 17"
Provenance: Collection of Bernard Boutet de Monvel
Sotheby's Paris, 5-6 April 2016, Collection Boutet de Monvel, Lot 149 on
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