Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted American Goldfinch Commemorative Figure
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M
- Date / Time :
- August 12, 2012 10:00AM
Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted American Goldfinch Commemorative Figure, New Hampshire, third quarter 20th century, carved wooden bird with scratch-feather surface, mounted on a rock-form base, signed "JB" and inscribed "October 4 1897-1947 Golden Anniversary," on the base, ht. 2 in.
Provenance: Acquired from Jess Blackstone's widow, Edie Blackstone. Jess made this for friends on their 50th wedding anniversary. It was given back to Edie by a member of the family.