08-09-2014 08-10-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2744M Marlborough
August 9, 2014 10:00AMCalender

Polychrome Decorated Carved Pine American Flag

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2744M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 10, 2014 10:00AM


Polychrome Decorated Carved Pine American Flag, attributed to George Stapf (1862-1958), Lancaster and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. late 19th/early 20th century, the elongated "waving" form with applied gesso stars, original surface, (repair, imperfections), lg. 36 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

repair to old crack where the piece was once broken in half, three drilled holes, missing majority of stars, and remaining stars with losses.

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Harrisburg, George Stapf, Lancaster, Pennsylvania