07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender

Viennese Cold-painted Bronze and Marble Inkstand

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


Viennese Cold-painted Bronze and Marble Inkstand, late 19th/early 20th century, the rectangular umber and red-veined marble base with rounded corners, raised on small brass ball feet, carved with pen tray, and mounted with a colorless cut glass inkwell, set with a cold-painted bronze figure of an Arab boy riding a camel, base 11 x 6 3/4, ht. with figure 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

age typical minor rubbing to paint on figure. inkwell with chipping, and with denting to metal lid. base with chip to lower edge aboveright rear ball foot.