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Three Framed Silhouettes

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Three Framed Silhouettes, 19th century, a hollow-cut young woman, a hollow-cut older man inscribed "Doyle," and a cutwork silhouette of a man smoking a pipe inscribed "DAY, FECIT 1821," in gilt frames, ht. to 6 in.
Estimate $200-250


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

Cutwork, Habits, Human behavior, Paper art, Shadows, Silhouette, Smoking, Visual arts

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