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Three Bronze Sculptures

Auction:
3199T
Lot:
1365
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 3199T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Bronze Sculptures, two by Robert Thew (American, 1892-1964): a seated female nude with book, gilded bronze, signed "Thew," ht. 5, and a standing female nude with book, signed "Thew," ht. 7 3/4; and a female nude with mirror, unmarked, mounted on a marble base, (break at the lower legs), total ht. 10 in.

20th Century Design online
Estimate $300-600

Seated Thew figure with wear to gilding, standing Thew with break at lower legs.


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

Robert Thew, Human behavior, Nude, Nudity, Painting, Thew

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