05-16-2015 05-16-2015
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2810B Boston
May 16, 2015 11:00AMCalender

Pair of Carved Wood Doorframe Brackets

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2810B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 16, 2015 11:00AM


Pair of Carved Wood Doorframe Brackets, India, the wood with a rusty orange hue, with carvings on both sides of the brackets and along the edges in high relief depicting a horse and rider at the top, with horses and riders and leogryphs alternating and decreasing in size towards the base, the base with lotus and geometric patterned structural bands, ht.18 1/2 in.

Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Arthur L. and Genevieve S. Funk.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

overall age wear and discoloration, multiple age cracks, old and new chips, heavy surface dirt and stain.

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India, Genevieve S. Funk