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Americana & International - Session 2

Sat, Oct 10, 2020 09:00AM EDT
Lot 732

Wilhelm Schimmel carved and painted eagle

Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000

Bid Increments

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$0 $25
$500 $50
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$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
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$200,000 $20,000
$500,000 $50,000
Wilhelm Schimmel (Cumberland Valley, Pennsylvania 1817-1890), carved and painted spread winged eagle, retaining its original polychrome surface with an old darkened varnish over top, 8 1/4" h., 17 1/2" w. Provenance: The Collection of Mr. & Mrs. George P. Bissell, Jr.

Condition

Chips and added glue to gessoed wing joints. Chips to tips of wings and to talons.

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