07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Helmut Schievelkamp (German, 1849-1890), Gilt Bronze Figure of an Amazon on Horseback, Amazone

$1,896$1,600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Helmut Schievelkamp (German, 1849-1890), Gilt Bronze Figure of an Amazon on Horseback, Amazone, the nude figure modeled riding bareback, holding a spear, the blue-tinted alabaster base formed as a naturalistic rocky slope, mounted to left edge with a titled plaque, ht. 11 5/8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

spear possibly replaced. very minor rubbing to patina. base with wear to blue tinting, and a few unobtrusive chips.

Keywords

Helmut Schievelkamp, Amazon