06-08-2008 06-08-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2412 Boston
June 8, 2008 11:00AMCalender
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Carved Wooden Head of Man

$504$425
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2412 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 08, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Carved Wooden Head of Man, America, mid to late 19th century, carved in three-quarter round, depicting a man with wavy hair, mustache, and beard, weathered layers of paint over earlier gilt, (minor losses), ht. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

several layers of old paint, many areas worn to wood, subtle loss to nose tip, smoothed with age.

Keywords

Wooden Head