02-24-2001 02-24-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2052
February 24, 2001 10:00AMCalender
380

Carved and Painted Full-Bodied Wooden Fish Trade Sign

$26,450$23,000
Auction: Sale #2052 - 2052 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Full-Bodied Wooden Fish Trade Sign, mid-19th century, purportedly from the Fulton Fish Market in New York City, large finely carved figure, with glass eyes, old craquelure surface of green paint over yellow and red, (minor imperfections), ht. 20 1/4, lg. 48 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

New York City, green paint