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Michelle Holzapfel (American, b. 1950), "Theseus Slays the Minotaur"

Auction:
2737B
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2737B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 28, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Michelle Holzapfel (American, b. 1950), "Theseus Slays the Minotaur"
White birch burl frame, birch plywood background, and pyrography
Marlboro, Vermont, 2012
Signed and dated, ht. 18, wd. 14, dp. 2 in.

Provenance: Donated by the artist. Proceeds to benefit Fuller Craft Museum.

Artist's Note: Motif adapted from Attic Red-figure cup by Dokimasia Painter, 480 BC, in the collection of the Florence Archaeological Museum.
Estimate $900-1,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Michelle Holzapfel, Marlboro, Vermont, Fuller Craft Museum, Florence Archaeological Museum, British Columbia

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