12-05-2015 12-05-2015
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2870B Boston
December 5, 2015 10:00 AMCalender

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

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


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


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Joseph Lorenzl, Niddy Imperkoven