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Painted Diorama of the Ship City of Boston

Auction:
2431
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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

Description:

Painted Diorama of the Ship City of Boston, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the scene depicting a the ship under full sail on a molded putty sea with a brig and small manned vessel in the foreground and a distant lighthouse, with coastal town painted in the background, overall ht. 19 3/4, wd. 32 1/2, dp. 10 in.
Estimate $600-800

There is a nail hole pierced in the backboard.

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Diorama, Landscape art

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