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Metz Castleberry (American, b. 1929) Great Plains Provider

Auction:
3010B
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3010B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Metz Castleberry (American, b. 1929)

Great Plains Provider
Signed, inscribed, and numbered "METZ CASTLEBERRY/SCULPTOR 7 of 24" on the side of the bronze base.
Bronze with brown patina, height 12 3/4 in. (31.5 cm), on a pivoting wood plinth.
Condition: Bow string detached, tops of arrows in quiver bent, dust and dirt to interstices.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

The height was measured to the top of the arrows in the quiver. The sculpture is approximately 21 inches wide.


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

Archery, Arts, Castleberry, Learning, Metz, Patina, Plinth, Quiver, Visual arts

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