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Two Large Grenfell-style Dolls

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Two Large Grenfell-style Dolls, possibly Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, 20th century, one dressed in brown cotton coat, pants, leather boots, and knit mittens, the papier-mache face resembling Sir Wilfred Grenfell; and an Eskimo figure dressed in red coat, blue pants, and leather boots, both with metal stands, ht. to 20 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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newfoundland and labrador, Glove, Grenfell, Labrador, Wilfred Grenfell

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