07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Art Nouveau Silver-plate Chamberstick

$296$250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Art Nouveau Silver-plate Chamberstick, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, mark of Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik (WMF), modeled as a nude nymph emerging from the depths, her right arm shouldering a sconce while she uses her left to fend off a coiled snake, bottom with WMF ostrich mark and "B, I/0, as" marks, lg. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-150

Some loss to silver plate, scattered surface scratches.

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Germany