October 04, 2019 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


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Wilhelm Schimmel, carved spread winged eagle

Wilhelm Schimmel (Cumberland Valley, Pennsylvania 1817-1890), carved and painted spread winged eagle, retaining its original polychrome decoration and remaining in excellent original condition, 8 3/8" h., 15 1/2" w. Provenance: Robert Burkhardt, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; A prominent Montgomery County, Pennsylvania collector.

Condition:

Minor touch-up to gesso where wings meet body. Otherwise in very good condition. No other apparent damages or repairs.

Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$58,560
10/04/2019

 

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