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Polychrome Carved Indian Princess Tobacconist Figure

Auction:
2744M
Lot:
506
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2744M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 10, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Carved Indian Princess Tobacconist Figure, Samuel Robb, New York, late 19th century, in a feather headdress, costume, and robe, her outstretched right hand holding tobacco, her left holding tobacco and a bundle of cigars, old surface, (imperfections), figure ht. 57, overall ht. 72 in.
Estimate $40,000-60,000

shrinkage crack with old repair, overall paint wear


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.

Keywords

Tobacconist Figure, Samuel Robb, overall paint wear

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