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Papier-mache Gentleman

Auction:
2476
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Papier-mache Gentleman, Germany, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head, molded and painted features, brown painted eyes, black center-part hairstyle with finely brush-stroked bangs, milliner-type body with kid torso and carved wood limbs, painted orange shoes, wearing original suit with cotton shirt, silk vest, wool jacket and pants, ht. 16 in., (very good).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

very good

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