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Carved Wood and Painted Diorama of Three Sailing Vessels

Auction:
2431
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Carved Wood and Painted Diorama of Three Sailing Vessels, America, 19th century, carved vessels showing a ship, a bark, and a hermaphrodite brig, on a painted wood panel, carved sea, molded wood frame, (imperfections), 16 1/2 x 49 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Crack in panel across background from rt edge, flaking with some retouch to upper right corner, small piece of wood missing from bow of center vessel.

Keywords

Barque, Brig, Diorama, Sailing, Ship

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