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Silkwork Allegorical Picture

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Silkwork Allegorical Picture, attributed to Miss Patten's School, Hartford, Connecticut, 19th century, depicting a costumed maiden being led away by two soldiers in medieval garb, all within a floral border with spreadwing eagle at the top, ht. 25, wd. 30 in.

Provenance: Alan Daniel; James Bakker, April 23, 1978.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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.

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Alan Daniel, James Bakker, Sybil Kern, Patten, Allegory, Bakker, Greater Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, PROV

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