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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2835B Boston
July 18, 2015 10:00AMCalender
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Two Franz Bergmann Cold-painted Figures of a Falconer and Hunter

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2835B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 18, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Two Franz Bergmann Cold-painted Figures of a Falconer and Hunter, Austria, early 20th century, each with polychrome coloring, impressed "B" within vasiform mark to underside, and with "Geschutzt" mark, on naturalistic base atop rouge marble; one male figure with falcons on his head and each hand; the other man with slain gazelle and rifle on his shoulders, ht. 12 1/2, 14 1/8 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Overall signs of wear, including scattered paint loss, consistent with age and use.


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Keywords

Franz Bergmann Cold-painted, Austria