Marble bust of Julius Caesar among top pieces in Dec. 22 auction

Multicolored marble bust of Julius Caesar, est. $5,500-$7,000
Multicolored marble bust of Julius Caesar, est. $5,500-$7,000
Multicolored marble bust of Julius Caesar, est. $5,500-$7,000

NEW YORK ‚ÄstOn Wednesday, December 22, starting at 7 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will offer a sale of Exquisite Decorative Arts. Its more than 300 lots will include a circa-1960s abstract work by the late American artist Betty Parsons; a bronze cloisonne incense burner; a miniature sterling silver English tea and coffee set, intended for a doll house; a clock decorated with rearing horses carved from Baltic amber; a pair of Gucci crystal brandy snifters housed in a box lined with green velvet; a Gorham sterling silver centerpiece bowl for fruit; a bust of Caesar fashioned from several varieties of marble; a carved¬†Chinese green jade perfume bottle; Murano glass paperweights; and a small Soviet porcelain plate featuring an image of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.¬†Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through¬†LiveAuctioneers.

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