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Pair of Needlework Pictures Depicting Birds

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
762
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Needlework Pictures Depicting Birds, 19th century, each on cream-colored silk in hues of gold, red, green, and blue, in a round ebonized frame; one depicting a bird perched on a basket with flowers, the other with a bird tending to a nest, sight dia. 5 7/8 in.
Estimate $150-250

Not examined out of frame, fraying to silk on picture with flower basket, both are cockled, show signs of wear and use.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Celeus, Cream-colored woodpecker, Woodpeckers

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