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Izannah Walker Painted Cloth Child

Auction:
2476
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Izannah Walker Painted Cloth Child, Rhode Island, c. 1860, oil painted stockinette head and shoulders, hand-painted features including brown eyes, brown painted hair with center part and two spiral tendrils in front of each applied ear, pink cheek blush and painted closed mouth, muslin body with oil painted arms and legs with brown painted boots, wearing a white cotton dress with matching poke bonnet and underclothes, ht. 18 in., (good, some crazing and minor losses, very minor professional in-painting to face).
Estimate $15,000-18,000

good, some crazing and minor losses, blacklighting shows very minor professional in-painting to face

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Walker Painted Cloth Child, Painted Cloth, Walker, oil, stockinette head, Rhode Island, Pottery, Roofs

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