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April 1, 2021 12:00 PM - April 12, 2021 07:00 PMCalender
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Two Framed Allegorical Works Depicting the Continents

$500$400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3585T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 01, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Two Framed Allegorical Works Depicting the Continents, early 19th century, hand-colored lithographs, one with figures representing Europe and Asia, the other America and Africa, in pressed brass frames, each overall 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
The Collection of Donald Ballou Reid, Butternut Farm, Glastonbury, Connecticut.
Estimate $200-250

the colors are slightly faded and the paper is toned. No major damage or repairs. each identified "D. Gerolimo" in the lower margin. the pressed brass frames have some minor losses. They would be served well to be re-fixed into their current frames.


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Keywords

Donald Ballou Reid, Glastonbury