07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Copeland Parian Figure of Sappho

$1,541$1,300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Copeland Parian Figure of Sappho, England, c. 1873, modeled by W. Theed as a scantily clad Grecian beauty posed with a turtle-back lyre, impressed sculptor and mark, ht. 32 in.
Estimate $600-800

Roughly 1/2-3/4" tip of one end of lyre missing. No other cracks, chips or restorations.

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