Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Charles Pickman Ceramic Phrenology Bust

Auction:
3093M
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3093M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 20, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Charles Pickman Ceramic Phrenology Bust, Seville, Spain, c. 1850, life-size bust with labeled regions of the cranium reading in Spanish, marked "Cubi, del Picazo esculturo/Cartuja Sevilla," ht. 15 in.

Provenance: Alex Peck Antique Scientifica to a private Massachusetts collector.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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

Alex Peck Antique Scientifica, Geography of Spain, Province of Seville, Seville, Sevilla, Spain