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Carved and Painted Pine and Tin Figures

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Pine and Tin Figures, c. 1860-65, figure of a man and woman with articulated arms and legs and tin hats, the woman dressed in a gown, the man in a jacket with large buttons, on a custom stand, ht. to 18 in.

Provenance: Dr. William Greenspon; Fred Giampietro American Art and Antiques, New York, September 28, 1996.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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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William Greenspon, Fred Giampietro, Sybil Kern, Button, Clothing, Fashion, Sewing

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