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Two Painted Papier-mache Milliner's Heads

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1410
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Two Painted Papier-mache Milliner's Heads, France, 19th century, each with stitched calfskin bonnet and painted features, one with yellow bodice decorated with red flowers, the other with blue-green bodice decorated with black details, (toning and minor losses), ht. 15 in.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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