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Polychrome Carved and Joined Wood Rhinoceros Figure

Auction:
2056
Lot:
1484
Sold for:
$2,070$1,800

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Auction:
Sale #2056 - 2056
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 25, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Carved and Joined Wood Rhinoceros Figure, Fred Alten (1872-1945), Wyandotte, Michigan, with green body and white tusks on black base, (minor chip and paint wear), figure ht. 8, wd. 4, lg. 17 in. N.B. See lot 1211 for more information on Alten. Provenance: John Krynick, Francis Nestor.
Estimate $3,300-3,700

Keywords

Fred Alten, Wyandotte, Francis Nestor, John Krynick, Geography of Michigan, Polychrome, Rhinoceros