A Group of Medals Associated with the Artist Sir George Frampton

Date of Auction: 15th December 2005

Sold for £350

Estimate: £100 - £150

Sir Edgar Boehm, 1891, a uniface bronze medal by E. Lanteri, cast by J. Moore, bust right, sculptor’s mallet and sprig of laurel behind, 117mm (Attwood 24; BHM 3414; E 1771; BDM VII, 533). Very fine, rare (£100-150)

Footnote

Provenance:
Sir George Frampton, and by descent.

Illustrated on the Plates, reduced. Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm (1834-90), sculptor and medallist; Lanteri, his assistant, modelled the portrait shortly before Boehm’s death and the medal was completed the following year