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Izannah Walker Painted Cloth Child

Auction:
2476
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

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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, seven back corkscrew curls and finely brush stroked wisps of hair above applied ears, pierced nostrils, pink cheek blush and painted closed mouth, muslin body with oil painted limbs, blue painted boots, wearing an early cream cotton off-the-shoulder dress with lightweight cotton under-blouse, ht. 18 in., (good to very good, paint loss at seam lines around top of head, some crazing and loss to face).
Estimate $10,000-12,000

good to very good, paint loss at seam lines around top of head, some crazing and loss to face

Keywords

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

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