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Carved and Painted Wood Figure of a Robin

Auction:
2855B
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2855B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Wood Figure of a Robin, Jess Blackstone (Peterborough, New Hampshire, 1909-1988), scratch-carved feathers on a gray body, red breast, wings with black highlights, mounted on a rock-form base, titled "ROBIN," numbered "219," and signed with "JB" monogram on underside of base, ht. 3 in.
Estimate $300-500

no paint loss or damage


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.

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Jess Blackstone, New England, New Hampshire

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