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Reverse Painted Glass "FLORIDA WATER" Perfume Trade Sign

Auction:
2282
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$264$225

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Reverse Painted Glass "FLORIDA WATER" Perfume Trade Sign, New York, 19th century, rectangular glass panel centered with a fountain with islands in the distance, black and gilt lettering "THE MOST FAMOUS FRAGRANCE OF ALL PERFUMES.," "MURRAY & LANMAN'S FLORIDA WATER" "For The Handkerchief The Toilet and the Bath," "New York," on a light blue ground, in a molded wood frame with incised lettering "LANMAN Y KEMP, NEW YORK."(scattered paint losses), 20 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Bath, KEMP, Y KEMP, For The Handkerchief The Toilet, The Handkerchief The Toilet, Cologne, Perfumery, Toiletry

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