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Carved and Polychrome Painted Flowering Circle

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Polychrome Painted Flowering Circle attributed to John Scholl, Germania, Pennsylvania, late 19th/early 20th century, the white-painted scrollwork circle with red and yellow orbs and stars, a green and white "blossom" at the top, and red "arrows" around the perimeter, dia. 39 1/2 in.

Note: For similar works see Katherine C. Gried, Celebrations in Wood: The Sculpture of John Scholl (1827-1916) (William Penn Memorial Museum, 1979).
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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