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Framed Plaque with Six Carved and Painted Whale Specimens

Auction:
2494
Lot:
233
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2494
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 07, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Framed Plaque with Six Carved and Painted Whale Specimens, attributed to Frank Wood, New Bedford, Massachusetts, early 20th century, the carved half-figures each with a whale ivory nameplate below, (small losses), 14 x 28 in.



Estimate $4,000-6,000

Small losses to the tails of four of the whales.

Keywords

New Bedford, Frank Wood, Massachusetts, Balaenidae, Baleen whales, Megafauna, New Bedford, Massachusetts, Whale

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