20th century. Cast patinated bronze sculpture in the form of a playful monkey holding a leaved parasol or umbrella in his hand. Monkey with leg bent and resting underneath his body, the other leg dangling off the edge of the rectangular green, white and marble stacked base. Unsigned. Overall height (including base) 13.5", width 8", depth 4". Provenance: According to the consignor, this piece was purchased in July 1997 from Chrystian Aubusson in New York, From the Estate of Thomas and Marie Patton, Atlanta, Georgia.
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