Lot Archive


№ 837


21 September 1994

Estimate: £50–£60

France, France, Société des Gens de Lettres, a cast uniface bronze medal by H. Nocq, Louis Philippe seated with letter, Balzac and other artists standing behind, 58mm. Good very fine, rare

The Society was founded on 16th April 1838; the date on the medal, adjacent to Nocq’s signature, is either 1910 or 1918