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Bronze Figure of Napoleon

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Figure of Napoleon, France, c. 1841, the standing figure modeled atop a raised square plinth inscribed "Les Carabiniers et Sapeurs-Pompiers De Passy a leur Capitaine Mr. L.F. Cosnard le 25 Aout 1841," ht. 22 in.

Phillip Thomas; Acanthus Stripe
Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf.
Estimate $700-900


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

Napoleon, Phillip Thomas, Frederic Sharf, Jean Sharf, France, Acanthus, Carabinier, Fire services in France, French society, Military

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