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American or Continental School

Auction:
2062
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$1,725$1,500

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Auction:
Sale #2062 - 2062
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
March 11, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

American or Continental School, 19th Century Pair of Foil Cutwork Pictures. Unsigned. Embossed gold and various colored foil with watercolor highlights, the pair depicting a hunting scene with the hunter, his horse and dog, taking aim at an elephant and tiger hiding among trees, with a monkey and exotic birds in the treetops, both laid on paper at the bottom edge, and having a three-dimensional look, 18 x 23 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Minor imperfections.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Continental School, Cutwork, Embossing, Painting, Tiger, Watercolor painting