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Nine Carved and Painted Fishing Decoys

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
598
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Nine Carved and Painted Fishing Decoys, America, late 19th/20th century, seven fish with painted face, fin, and scale details, a frog with outstretched legs, and an otter with articulated tail, lg. to 9 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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

Amphibians, Decoy, Folk art, Frog, Otters, Woodcarving

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