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Group of Three Austrian Painted Terracotta Gaming/Sporting Figures

Auction:
2481
Lot:
621
Sold for:
$119$100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Group of Three Austrian Painted Terracotta Gaming/Sporting Figures, early 20th century, comprising two card players, one elegantly dressed, the other in peasant garb, and a nattily attired hunter with monocle, rifle and binocular case; each on a classical style mahogany side chair, tallest 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-500

Overall very good condition to hunter and elegant card player with some minor rubbing and very small paint losses to extremities, particularly hand; second card player with re-stuck legs and left arm and minor loss to right side of hair, also with minor paint loss.

Keywords

nattily attired hunter, classical style mahogany side chair, hunter and elegant card player, player, Eyewear, Sports

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