Lot 5681

A German merry-go-round horse, 20th century

Works of Art, Asian Art | O91kua | Online auction | 836 Lots


Merry-go-round animal carved in several pieces in the shape of a rearing horse and painted in colour. Wrought with meticulous detail, including inset glass eyes and mirrors incorporated in the saddlery, its tail made of plaited horsehair. The paintwork with craquelure and somewhat knocked, cracked here and there, traces of use. Comes with a presentation iron stand. Height 155 cm.

Condition: III + Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5868. The pre-sale view will take place from 26 - 29 Jan. 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).