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Ship Diorama

Auction:
2509
Lot:
992
Sold for:
$830$700

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

Description:

Ship Diorama, probably America, late 19th century, depicting a carved and painted wooden ship sailing on a painted putty sea, flanked by a schooner and a steam vessel with a painted lighthouse in the background, (loose segments, breaks in rigging), overall 30 x 48 1/2 in., housed in a painted and molded wood frame.
Estimate $300-400

A sail segment and support rod has come loose, surface grime to interior.

Keywords

Diorama, Landscape art, Sailing, Schooners, Watercraft

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