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Lady Holding Bird Squeak Toy

Auction:
2476
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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

Description:

Lady Holding Bird Squeak Toy, Germany, c. 1850, molded and painted papier-mache figure with Apollo style hairstyle, molded yellow dress, holding a black bird, standing on faux grass painted wood bellows, ht. 5.25 in., (very good, front half of Apollo knot repaired).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

very good, front half of Apollo knot repaired

Keywords

Germany, Apollo, Apollo program, Greek mythology, Muses

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