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Framed Tinsel Painting of a Vase of Flowers

Auction:
2556M
Lot:
840
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
Discovery - 2556M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 28, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Tinsel Painting of a Vase of Flowers, possibly New York State, 19th century, reverse-painting on glass backed with foil, (foil loss u.c.), 20 x 16 in., in a period molded wood frame.
Estimate $300-500

The work is backed with a partial broadside advertising the Shattuck Opera House in Hornellsville, New York, (it opened in 1873).

Keywords

Hornellsville, Shattuck Opera House, Communication design, Graphic design

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