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№ 427


31 May 1995

Estimate: £100–£150

France, 1952(?). France. Honore Daumier (1808-1876), cast Æ medal by Georges Lay, 99mm (See "Médailles", Fidem, June 1954, p.5, "Georges Lay, Meeting of the Artist and the Poet"). Extremely fine (£100-150)

This lot was sold as part of a special collection, A Collection of Art Medals.

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Georges Lay (born in1907) studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and at the Ecole des Art Decoratifs. Prix "Renaissance de la Medaille", 1970 and Prix "Germain Pilon", 1977.