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    AN AUSTRIAN PAINTED TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF A GYPSY
    Late 19th-Early 20th Century
    43-1/2 inches (110.5 cm) high

    Finely modeled, depicted descending a blanket-covered set of steps, a tambourine and other instruments at her feet, holding a shaped oval tray before her, elegantly draped in an Arab-style costume and jewelry, on a thin wood plinth


    Condition Report*: Some repair with overpainting along her left shoulder, the left side of her vest, her turban, the junction of the tray to her torso, her left hip, portions of the drapery falling below, the front right corner, her left foot, the drapery along her right foot, the back of the vest, along her right sleeve and arm, and both bracelets.  Crazing, glaze loss, and a few shallow chips in places. 
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    22nd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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