07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Art Deco Bronze Figure of a Nude Goddess on a Tiger

$1,778$1,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Art Deco Bronze Figure of a Nude Goddess on a Tiger, the nude goddess wearing a circlet of grape leaves and standing atop a walking tiger, holding a cup in one hand, and a staff topped by grapes and grapevine in the other, on rectangular base with impressed signature "Bornay" and numbered 5/117, on rectangular rouge marble plinth, full ht. 21 1/4, base 9 7/8 x 4 1/8 x 4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

good, with minor handling wear, and some light chipping to edge of marble base.