10-11-2014 10-11-2014
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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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After Vasily Grachev (Russian, 1831-1905) Bronze Figure of a Dead Boar

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

After Vasily Grachev (Russian, 1831-1905)

Bronze Figure of a Dead Boar, the animal cast in profile, with dark gray/black patina, incised with artist's signature in Cyrillic and "FABR. C.F. WOERFFEL," for the Woerffel foundry, lg. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

We firing flaw behind left ear. Metal fatigue to back near tail.


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Keywords

Vasily Grachev, Woerffel foundry, Metal fatigue