Pointer Dog Resting: A bronze figure, after the model by Nikolai Lieberich (1828-1883), cast by Woerffel Foundry, St Petersburg, late 19th century
Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 GBP
Pointer Dog Resting: A bronze figure, after the model by Nikolai Lieberich (1828-1883),
cast by Woerffel Foundry, St Petersburg, late 19th century
inscribed in Cyrillic on the collar with 'N. Lieberich', and on the underside with 'Fabr. K F. Woerffel'
length 37 cm, 14½in.
In excellent condition; with only minor surface wear and scratches consistent with age.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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