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Two Framed Wall Decorations

Auction:
2481
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$207$175

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Two Framed Wall Decorations, 19th century, comprising a small hand-colored woodblock print of a recumbent dog entitled "My Pretty Flora," printed by B. Bramell, Philadelphia, sight size 4 3/4 x 4 3/4, and a miniature blue and white transfer printed earthenware platter, likely from a child's set, printed with a bird on a branch, wd. 5, in veneered shadowbox frame, frame size 13 1/4 x 14 3/8, sold together with daguerreotype of a woman, and an overpainted photo miniature of a gentleman in leather case, (4 items total).
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

Philadelphia, Book design, Movable type, Printing, Relief printing, Woodblock printing

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