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Martin Meyer-Pyritz (German, 1870-1942) Standing Figure Dressed as a Pensive Clown

Auction:
2741M
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2741M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Martin Meyer-Pyritz (German, 1870-1942)

Standing Figure Dressed as a Pensive Clown, possibly from an opera, brown and dark brown patina, set atop a circular raised marble plinth, inscribed signature, overall ht. 11 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-400

Abrasions and wear to darker patina; plinth with top rim having two chips and roughness; footrim and square base with large chip repair (needs redoing).


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