09-19-2015 09-19-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2843B Boston
September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender
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Tribute to F.D.B.O. Penshaw, Chief Resident Engineer of Railway Construction, Federated Malay States Railways

 
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Tribute to F.D.B.O. Penshaw, Chief Resident Engineer of Railway Construction, Federated Malay States Railways, on the occasion of his retirement, praising him and thanking him for his service in the Kelantan Division, and mentioning his connection with projects such as the Kelantan Bridge and Penang Hill Railway, printed and overlaid with hand-painted illustrations on paper, the illustrations signed F.A. Wijesekera, the document signed by approximately forty five individuals, framed and glazed, sight size 21 x 15 in.

Provenance: From the William C. Rives collection.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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