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Three Stone Musician Figures

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
567
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three Stone Musician Figures, each draped putto depicted playing a flute, cymbals, or guitar, standing on a square base atop a column, ht. 55 to 55 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 13 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

All three are well weathered with numerous typical chips, especially to edges of the plinths. The one playing the flute has a triangular piece repaired at his forward foot.


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

Angels, Putto, Renaissance art, Western concert flute

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