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Papier-mache Gentleman with Comical Face

Auction:
2476
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$770$650

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

Description:

Papier-mache Gentleman with Comical Face, Germany, mid-19th century, papier-mache shoulder head with whimsical molded facial features including furrowed brow, large nose, and smiling mouth with teeth, skin wig, milliner-type body with kid torso and carved wood limbs, painted shoes, wearing original clothes, ht. 8.75 in., (very good).
Estimate $500-700

very good

Keywords

Germany, Mache

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