Pair of Wax Figures of Georges Danton and Maximilien Robespierre
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
- Date / Time :
- April 09, 2011 10:00AM
Pair of Wax Figures of Georges Danton and Maximilien Robespierre, France, 19th century, each figure clad in period dress, standing on a wood base, with hand-applied color to face and hair, with later Plexiglas cases, figure ht. to 25 1/4 in.
clothing worn and tattered, surface grime, Robespierre's right hand off but present, loss to Robespierre's nose, loss to fingers on both, Robespierre with metal support rod, Danton lacking rod