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Two Hussar Bronze Groups

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
692
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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

Description:

Two Hussar Bronze Groups, late 19th/early 20th century, cast by Susse Frères from the models by Pierre Tourgueneff, on elongated rectangular naturalistic bases, cast as uniformed hussars on horseback, each wearing a plumed fur hat and dress uniform, inscribed signatures, ht. 23 1/2, 24 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Each in overall good condition. Scattered verdigris throughout each. Not bearing any foundry marks, only artist signature.


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

Pierre Tourgueneff, Dress uniform, Hussar, Military uniforms

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