07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Margaret Hoard (American, 1879-1944) Bronze Figural Boudoir Lamp Depicting a Sleepy Woodland Nymph

$889$750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Margaret Hoard (American, 1879-1944)

Bronze Figural Boudoir Lamp Depicting a Sleepy Woodland Nymph, the nude maiden standing and arching her back while yawning, poised under a droopy poppy flower set to center with a small light socket, on ovoid naturalistic base with mold incised signature, and impressed foundry mark for Gorham Co., electrified, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

good. some wear to patina at her body and legs, and stem of poppy.

Keywords

Margaret Hoard, Gorham Co.