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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3167B Boston
November 3, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Silkwork Allegorical Picture

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


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

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Alan Daniel, James Bakker, Sybil Kern, Patten