CARL MILLES, Sculpture. Bronze, unsigned. Total height 19 cm.

"Lekande björn". Unsigned. The motif conceived 1905. Bronze, brown patina. Height 15 cm (including wood base 19 cm). According to Millesgården museum this is an early cast.

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Condition report

Insignificant surface dirt.
Minor scattered scratchmarks.

Erik Näslund, "Carl Milles - en biografi", 1991, listed among the artists work at p. 333 as "Lekande brun björn" and dated 1905. Conrad Köper, "Carl Milles", 1913, the motif described at p.92 and ill at p. 103.
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    Auction closed:

    Estimate: 18 000 SEK

    Final bid

    15 000
    1 395 EUR
    1 556 USD

    Accepted minimum price is met

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    Bidhistory (15 bids)
    11Apr 22 7:51 PM15000SEK
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