Lot 92. Two boxes rectangular wooden of St Lucia, also known as the "bois de Bagard" very finely carved cartridges for weapons

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Auction date:30.06.2017   16:30
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Lot 92Two boxes rectangular wooden of St Lucia, also known as the "bois de Bagard" very finely carved cartridges for weapons
Two boxes rectangular wooden of St Lucia, also known as the "bois de Bagard" very finely carved cartridges for weapons, blank,

under a marquis crown and a rich entourage of foliage.

Eighteenth century.

Rare accidents.

H : 8 cm, L : 17 cm P : 12 cm. / H : 14 cm, L : 19 cm, d : 13.5 cm.



Two rectangular wood boxes called "bois de Bagard ", some damages, H.:3 1/4 in., W.: 6 1/2 in; d: 4 3/4 in.,

H.:5 1/2 in., W.: 7 11/16 in., D.:5 1/4 in



The name of César Bagard, sculptor nancéien death in 1702, is associated with objects, mostly boxes, boxes like those

we present, or utensils, made of wood from Lorraine says woods of saint Lucia. These objects are carved entirely out of a

decor of the Louis XIV style of the foliage leafy, flowers, and birds, sometimes accompanied by a monogram or coat of arms id

the sponsor.

See : "Bois de Bagard" by Hélène Demoriane, Knowledge of the Arts, January 1968, p. 90-93.

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