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Two Continental Puppets

Auction:
2183
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$353$300

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Auction:
Sale #2183 - 2183
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Two Continental Puppets, late 19th/early 20th century, a fanciful character of a goat-man in tunic appliqued with hearts, with fur and skin face, wooden hands and feet, together with a figure of a gentleman with polychrome wood face, dressed in wool pantaloons and velveteen jacket, lg. approx. 16 in.

Provenance: The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Fur, Goat, Tunic, Velveteen, Wool