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Italian School, Late 19th Century Child with a Letter

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Italian School, Late 19th Century

Child with a Letter, the white marble carved as a young girl in a lace-trimmed bonnet and nightshirt carrying a cloak and gazing at an envelope addressed to "Mr. W. Adolphus, Chicago Ill," incised "Fausto Biggi Carrara," ht. 33 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

In good overall condition with very minor surface grime to some areas. No chips, cracks or restorations. Approx. widest area 12 1/2 in. and approx. base dia. 8 in.

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Italian School, Carrara

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