ZUS KORSTEN

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what she couldn't
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Hundred Vintage Taxidermy Heads, Busts, Forms Made of Plaster and Papier Mache
Date: 20th Century
PRICE: $ 5500
Dimensions: see text
Shipping: $850

Large lot of more than 100 vintage and antique taxidermy moulds or forms.
Lots of different sizes, some heads, some heads with neck and some head/neck/shoulder forms. 

Made of papier mache or plaster.
13 pieces are completely made of papier mache finished with a plaster layer, they are lightweight and hollow. 
Some of them are signed inside with a (unreadable) name and a number.

The rest is either a combination of papier mache, wood, fabric and plaster or completely solid plaster and heavy.
Colours vary from off-white to light warm grey. Pictures are a pretty good reference in colour.

This collection was part of the MOA museum exhibition 'Tier' in the Netherlands.
A huge collection to create a spectacular wall or cabinet shelf decoration. 
Measures:
Smallest: D x W x H 15 x 19 x 19 cm
Biggest: D x W x H 10 x 54 x 56 cm.


For all inquiries and shipping quotes send me an email on: zuskorsten@gmail.com