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Pair of Illuminated Glasser Family Records

Auction:
2509
Lot:
617
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Illuminated Glasser Family Records, America, late 19th/early 20th century, watercolor and gouache on paperboard with gilt highlights, the records depicting the "Birthday of Children" one with four birthdates of the children of the Glasser family and one with five birthdates, dates ranging from 1889-1910, both illuminated with columns, American flags and shields, potted plants, and ornate borders, (toning, tears, water stains), 21 1/2 x 28 in., in mitered oak frames.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Gouache, Painting, Watercolor painting

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