09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953) Pumananqwet (He Who Shoots the Stars)

$6,518$5,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953)

Pumananqwet (He Who Shoots the Stars)
Signed and dated "Philip S. Sears. Sc. -1929-©" within the cast.
Bronze with dark brown patina, 15 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 5 5/8 in. (39.4 x 23.5 x 14.3 cm).
Condition: Minor surface abrasions/grime.

Provenance: Through a Cape Cod estate.
N.B. A larger version of this work is housed in the collection of the Fruitlands Museum, Harvard, Massachusetts.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Abrasion to figure's right shin, may benefit from a gentle cleaning, no additional condition issues to report.

Keywords

Philip Shelton Sears, Cape Cod, Fruitlands Museum, Massachusetts