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Hooked Rug with a Two-story House with an Albumen Photograph of the House

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Hooked Rug with a Two-story House with an Albumen Photograph of the House, late 19th century, the house with gray roof, and vines on the front, the photograph showing the house from a different angle with white picket fence, in a carved Victorian frame, rug ht. 22, wd. 29 1/2 in.

Provenance: H.L. Chalfant.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $400-600

in very good condition, mounted on a stretcher professionally.


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

Don Piatt, Albumen print, Chalfant, Rug hooking

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