Description

    A Pair of Venetian Carved Polychrome Life-Size Blackamoors, 19th century
    77 inches inches high (195.6 cm)

    The blackamoors each supporting a gilded urn to head with one arms raised, wrapped in intricately painted drapery and standing atop a naturalistic, rocky base further supported by a painted plinth.




    Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Age related cracks to wood, wear to paint, retouching to paint, finial missing from urn, black pedestals probably later additions, otherwise condition commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    12th-13th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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