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Hooked Rug

Auction:
2052
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$18,400$16,000

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Auction:
Sale #2052 - 2052
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Hooked Rug, Duchess County, New York, late 19th century, centered with an urn of flowers, chevron border with a leaf at each corner, the back with velcro strips for display on a wood panel, 92 1/2 x 59 1/2 in. Provenance: Marna Anderson. Literature: Illustrated in AMERICAN HOOKED AND SEWN RUGS, FOLK ART UNDERFOOT, Joel and Kate Kopp, 1985, p. 53; and THE HOOKED RUG, W.W. Kent, Tudor Press, 1941. Illustrated in "Eye on Hooked Rugs," Doris Goldstein, ART & AUCTION, January, 2001, p. 88.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

ART UNDERFOOT, Duchess County, Marna Anderson, FOLK ART UNDERFOOT, Joel Kopp, Kate Kopp, Tudor Press, Doris Goldstein, Rug hooking