Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Two Carved Wood Lintel Friezes

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
21
Unsold
 

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Two Carved Wood Lintel Friezes, India, one depicting a deity seated beneath a canopy in the center, flanked by two elephants and a row of other deities, bordered with bands of geometric and natural motifs, traces of paint, 13 1/2 x 45; and the other depicting three triads of deities with the central deity seated on a horse, with other deities in a row, bordered with variously patterned bands, 11 x 30 1/2 in.

Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Arthur L. and Genevieve S. Funk.
Estimate $500-700

cracks to larger one, discoloration to wood, overall age wear and tear, numerous old chips, some new chips.


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

Genevieve S. Funk, Deities, India

Departments

Specialists