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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
August 9, 2022 10:00 AMCalender

Girl with an Egg Automaton

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 4230MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 09, 2022 10:00AM


Girl with an Egg Automaton, attributed to Leopold Lambert, c. 1890, with bisque head and hands, closed mouth, brown eyes, feathered brows, pierced ears, and blonde hair wig, dressed in a corset and red costume with lace accents, single-air mechanism, all resting on an ochre velvet-covered box with original label on bottom, ht. 18 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

needs restoration. right hand has a chip out of the bisque. Cloths original but tattered, mechanism not functioning.

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