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

Painted Wood Folding Sidewalk Sign

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


Painted Wood Folding Sidewalk Sign, signed "A Karll Art. Painter. Reedsburg," Wisconsin, late 19th century, the blue-painted double-sided sign with a black man wearing a yellow cap smoking a cigar inscribed "Cigars No. 1 Tobacco," the other panel with a portrait of a Native American wearing feathers and smoking a pipe inscribed "Cigars No. 1 Tobacco," (imperfections), 29 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.

Note: Reedsburg, Wisconsin, is in Sauk County along the Baraboo river.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

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Reedsburg, Wisconsin, Baraboo river, Sauk County