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Pair of Carved Wood Putti

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Carved Wood Putti, Italian School, late 17th century, each facing forward in a reclined position, one draped with furs with one arm raised, the other draped with netting and holding a fish, with two later wood stands, ht. without stand to approx. 18, lg. to approx. 16 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Possibly early 18th century. Both with missing fingers, one stand in pieces. One hand formed as if to be holding something but there is no sign of wear.

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