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Polychrome Painted Papier-mache Georgia Bottle Man

Auction:
2349
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$470$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Painted Papier-mache Georgia Bottle Man, Georgia, late 19th/early 20th century, molded papier-mache covered bottle in the form of a man seated on a handled pot, the man with lift-off head with inset glass eyes, wearing a black jacket with red collar, and green trousers, (loss on foot), ht. 11 3/4 in.

Provenance: Frank and Barbara Pollack.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Georgia Bottle Man, lift-off head , Barbara Pollack, Frank Pollack, Jacket, Mache

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