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Two Goldscheider Sculptures "Captured Bird" and "Butterfly Girl"

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Two Goldscheider Sculptures "Captured Bird" and "Butterfly Girl"
Ceramic
Designed by Joseph Lorenzl, Vienna, Austria, c. 1920
Two versions of a dancer in a costume with wing-like sleeves, assumed to have been inspired by the great Weimar era dancer, Niddy Imperkoven, impressed mark Lorenzl, ink stamp, Made in Austria, Goldscheider Wien, one with impressed model number 5434, the other 5230, ht. 18 and 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Good.


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Keywords

Joseph Lorenzl, Niddy Imperkoven, Austria, Goldscheider, Wien

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