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Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Black-bellied Plover Figure

Auction:
2608M
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$1,348$1,100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Black-bellied Plover Figure, New Hampshire, 1947, carved wooden bird mounted on a rock-form base, identified, signed "JB," numbered "1," and dated "1947" on the base, ht. 2 7/8 in.

Provenance: Acquired from Jess Blackstone's widow, Edie Blackstone.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Keywords

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved, Painted Black, New Hampshire, Edie Blackstone, Jess Blackstone, Blackstone, Massachusetts, Ornithology, Plover, Worcester County, Massachusetts

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