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a dramatic pair of american art deco plaster relief panels depicting europa's abduction by zeus;  from the texas centennial exposition of 1936, dallas
3056
circa 1930

each large opposing panel depicting mythological characters of Europa and Zeus; Zeus is enamored by Europa and transforms himself into a bull then mixes in with her father's herd, as Europa is out gathering flowers she sees the bull, caresses his flanks and eventually climbs onto his back, Zeus soars off taking Europa to Crete making her queen; each with new metal framing to back; repairs wear to surface.

Height: 
60" 58"
Width: 
52" 54"
Depth: 
10 1/2"
$17,800
Available
a heraldic pair of french louis XVI style bronze laurel wreaths
2759
circa 1880; from Union Trust Bank, Springfield, Massachusetts

each boldly-scaled wreath adorned with crossing torchieres resting on a ribbon-and-reed base centering a flowing ribbon; patination to bronze.

Height: 
26"
Width: 
27 1/2"
Depth: 
1 1/2"
$2,650
Available
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