10-05-2013 10-05-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2676B Boston
October 5, 2013 10:00AMCalender

Two Classical Parian Portrait Busts

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2676B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 05, 2013 10:00AM


Two Classical Parian Portrait Busts, England, 19th century, depicting a man and a woman, each inscribed "Art Union of London 1861" and sculptor "Delpech," mounted atop waisted circular socles, approx. ht. 13 1/2 in.; mounted on white-painted bases.
Estimate $400-600

Woman: Bust appears to be glued to the socle. Each socle appear to be glued to the socle.

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United Kingdom, Art Union of London