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Carved Codfish Figure

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1311
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Carved Codfish Figure, America, early 20th century, the full-body form with crosshatched scales, open mouth, painted eyes, and incised fins, on two short iron posts and modern wood base, (imperfections), overall ht. 12, lg. 30 1/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

missing two frontal fins, iron posts rusting, lacks paint.


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.

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