08-14-2005 08-14-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2282
August 14, 2005 10:00AMCalender
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Carved and Painted Wooden Tramp Art Wall Pocket

$881$750
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282 Location: Bolton Date / Time: August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Wooden Tramp Art Wall Pocket, America, probably early 20th century, the shaped backboard topped with kissing birds over pocket and single drawer, embellished with applied chip carved disks, wings, butterfly, and geometric devices painted red and black on an ocher ground, ht. 17 1/2, wd. 13 3/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Butterfly, Lepidoptera