10-09-2013 10-10-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2677M Marlborough
October 9, 2013 02:00 PMCalender

Bronze Figure of Peasant Musicians

Auction: Discovery - 2677M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 10, 2013 10:00AM


Bronze Figure of Peasant Musicians, Continental, late 19th/early 20th century, lost-wax cast as a woman with a tambourine and a boy with a string instrument, base illegibly signed "G. Fa____," on a rouge marble and black slate base, bronze ht. 12 in.
Estimate $300-400

Loss to boy's instrument. Repairs to both figures at ankles, scattered metal fatigue and patina imperfections.

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metal fatigue