07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Alfred Grevin (1827-1892) and Friedrich Beer (1846-1912) Pair of Women Dressed as a Hen and a Rooster

$1,422$1,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Alfred Grevin (1827-1892) and Friedrich Beer (1846-1912)

Pair of Women Dressed as a Hen and a Rooster, the hen with a basket of eggs and the rooster with a riding crop, each with dark brown and copper-colored patina, on circular bases incised " A. Grevin et Beer" and "E. TASSEL fondeur Ed^n," ht. to 13 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Each with areas of polish and loss to patina, particularly along edges. Rooster with small dent to abdomen.

Keywords

Alfred Grevin, Friedrich Beer