Decorative Arts Auction

December 05, 2016

LOT 172

Lot 172

Marius-Jean-Antonin Mercie (French 1845-1916)

Marius-Jean-Antonin Mercie (French 1845-1916)
Lot 172 Details
Marius-Jean-Antonin Mercie (French 1845-1916)


patinated bronze with incised signature A. Mercie and inscribed F. Barbedienne, Fondeur. Paris, with seal ‘Reduction Mechanique A. Collas Brevete’
height 29.25" — 74.3 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 172

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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