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Attributed to John Haley Bellamy (American, 1836-1914) Carved and Painted Pine American Eagle Wall Plaque

Auction:
2412
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$17,775$15,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2412
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Attributed to John Haley Bellamy (American, 1836-1914)

Carved and Painted Pine American Eagle Wall Plaque, the eagle painted white with stylized American shield painted red, white, and blue, (repairs and imperfections), lg. 38 in.
Estimate $30,000-50,000

Unobtrusive repairs with retouch on beak and wing tips. Very minor paint wear on tip of beak wing, edges; two unobtrusive minor horizontal cracks on two lower left wing feathers.

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John Haley Bellamy, Beak, Bird anatomy, Eagles, Feather, National symbols of Poland

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