02-24-2001 02-24-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
February 24, 2001 10:00AMCalender

Hooked Rug

Auction: Sale #2052 - 2052 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2001 10:00AM


Hooked Rug, Duchess County, New York, late 19th century, centered with an urn of flowers, chevron border with a leaf at each corner, the back with velcro strips for display on a wood panel, 92 1/2 x 59 1/2 in. Provenance: Marna Anderson. Literature: Illustrated in AMERICAN HOOKED AND SEWN RUGS, FOLK ART UNDERFOOT, Joel and Kate Kopp, 1985, p. 53; and THE HOOKED RUG, W.W. Kent, Tudor Press, 1941. Illustrated in "Eye on Hooked Rugs," Doris Goldstein, ART & AUCTION, January, 2001, p. 88.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


ART UNDERFOOT, Duchess County, Marna Anderson, FOLK ART UNDERFOOT, Joel Kopp, Kate Kopp, Tudor Press, Doris Goldstein