Decorative Arts Online Auction

May 18, 2017

LOT 192

Lot 192

Giuseppe Vaccaro (1793-1866) and Giancomo Bongiovanni (1772-1859)

Giuseppe Vaccaro (1793-1866) and Giancomo Bongiovanni (1772-1859)
Lot 192 Details
Giuseppe Vaccaro (1793-1866) and Giancomo Bongiovanni (1772-1859)


polychromed terra cotta figure of a beggar with paper title label to base
height 13" — 33 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $192
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Paper Label: Per Giacomo e Giuseppe Bongiovanni e Vaccaro in Calatagrione [sic]


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 192

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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