07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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After Evgeni Alexandrovich Lanceray (Russian, 1848-1886) Bronze Figure of a Cossack Soldier

$2,607$2,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

After Evgeni Alexandrovich Lanceray (Russian, 1848-1886)

Bronze Figure of a Cossack Soldier, St. Petersburg, late 19th century, modeled as a man seated with a pipe in his hand and a dagger in his lap, with dark brown patina, incised signature, F. Chopin foundry mark, and Russian Ministry of Finance stamp all in Cyrillic on the base, ht. 5, lg. 6 1/2, wd. 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Date marks scratched out next to signature and within the Ministry of Finance stamp, patina has been worn in some areas due to polishing.

Keywords

Ministry of Finance, Evgeni Alexandrovich Lanceray, St. Petersburg