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Landscape with Farm View Pictorial Hooked Rug and Grenfell Mat Depicting a Dog Sled

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
674
Sold for:
$600$600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Landscape with Farm View Pictorial Hooked Rug and Grenfell Mat Depicting a Dog Sled, the mat with partial Grenfell Labrador Industries label, 38 x 83 and 26 1/2 x 35 1/2 in., respectively.
Estimate $200-300

Farm Scene Rug- is supple, no dry rot, 2 in. tear at l.l. border area, 2 in. repair reworked with yarn on windmill structure with burlap reinforcement on back; 5 in. area of hooked fabric loss on right edge border; numerous losses to extreme edges of entire rug.
Grenfell- allover yellowish toning with several small scattered brownish spots, 1 in. tear with crude overstitched repair; supple not dry, top and bottom edged with twill tape, repairs to stitch losses on each dog, and Eskimos boots.



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.

Keywords

Grenfell Labrador Industries, Rug, Rug hooking

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