Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Eight Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures

Auction:
3120T
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$209$170

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3120T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 06, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Eight Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures, L. Sprague, third quarter 20th century, including Northern Flicker, Red-headed Woodpecker, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Belted Kingfisher, and Cape May Warbler, most signed, dated, and identified on underside, some on natural bases made by Helen Lay Strong, overall ht. to 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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

Northern flicker, Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory

Departments

Specialists