Decorative Arts Auction

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June 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 88

Lot 88

Adrien Étienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)

Adrien Étienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)
Lot 88 Details
Adrien Étienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)


large patinated bronze, incised signature, rotating on a turned base
height 31.75 in — 80.6 cm

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Adrien Étienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)
  • Adrien Étienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)
  • Adrien Étienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)


Right hand missing a mallet. Crease to shield (on work bench) resulting in loss of patination. The half helmet leaning against the bench is secured to the ‘floor’ by two screws, one of which is missing. Some areas have been shellacked, some of which is now missing.

LOT 88

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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