03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Federal Gilt-gesso Mirror

$1,304$1,100
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Gilt-gesso Mirror, labeled Kidder & Carter, Charlestown, Mass., c. 1815, reverse-painted tablet showing a house at water's edge and a sailboat against a mountainous landscape, (minor imperfections), ht. 27 3/4, wd. 16 1/4 in.

Estimate $800-1,200

some losses to gilding minor paint separation on tablet

Keywords

Charlestown, Massachusetts, minor paint separation