07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Two Reverse Decorated Castle Views in Papier-mache Frames

$296$250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Two Reverse Decorated Castle Views in Papier-mache Frames, Lane's, Birmingham, England, 19th century, one titled "Kenilworth Castle" within the work, the other untitled, but likely Warwick Castle, each in shaped frame with gilt and red decoration, and a paper label reading "Lane's Royal Pearl Glass and Papier Mache Works, Great Hampton Street, Birmingham" on the reverse, 12 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. including frame.
Estimate $500-700

Each with several vertical tears extending down from the top, loss to paint on frame.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Pearl Glass, Warwick Castle