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Framed Calligraphic Picture with Eagle

Auction:
2431
Lot:
571
Sold for:
$296$250

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

Description:

Framed Calligraphic Picture with Eagle, America, 19th century, unsigned, inscribed "Mrs. E. Peck Bristol, Conn." on the reverse, ink on paper, depicting a spreadwing eagle with shield, and bow and arrows clutched in its talons over a verse titled "The Eagle," 11 x 14 in., in a grain-painted frame. Condition: Light moisture stains u.l., minor toning and spots.n
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Connecticut, The Eagle, Eagles, National symbols of Poland, Peck

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