07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Large Marble Bust of Napoleon

$4,444$3,750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Large Marble Bust of Napoleon, late 19th/early 20th century, stylized as a classical caesar, self socle, ht. 24 1/2 in.

Provence: Fruitlands Museum, Harvard, Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200

Two surface pox to the side of face; smaller pox at forehead; Numerous minor chipping along the footrim and back edge of shoulders (one about 1 1/2 inch around); concrete or setting residue at the nape of the neck/back. Needs a cleaning.

Keywords

Napoleon, Fruitlands Museum, Massachusetts