07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Spanish Colonial Style Carved and Painted Figure of St. Francis

$237$200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Spanish Colonial Style Carved and Painted Figure of St. Francis, standing with hands outstretched, with small carved bird perched on one hand and another on his shoulder, with plain black robe, on a naturalistic base, ht. 63 in.
Estimate $500-700

Paint losses and flaking throughout with heavy rubbing; lacking hands; large shrinkage cracks through body; age typical additional defects.