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Carved Oak Figure of Dionysius and an Infant Bacchante

Auction:
2566B
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$1,960

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2566B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 14, 2011 4:00PM

Description:

Carved Oak Figure of Dionysius and an Infant Bacchante, England, 19th century, the standing male figure modeled nude and holding a bunch of grapes in one hand while supporting the figure of a child on the other arm, ht. 31 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Breaks to infant's fingers. Replacement to Dionysius' index finger, water marks to back side, no nicks or scratches.

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