07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Pair of Art Nouveau Figural Bronzed Metal Bookends

$337$275
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Art Nouveau Figural Bronzed Metal Bookends, 20th century, each formed as a woman disrobing while testing the water with her toe, with impressed "WB" and "665 copyright USA" marks, ht. 8 1/8 in.
Estimate $100-150

Scratches and surface wear, one with vertical metal fatigue crack.

Keywords

United States, metal fatigue, metal fatigue crack, vertical metal fatigue