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Details & Cataloguing

The History of Now: The Important American Folk Art Collection of David Teiger | Sold to Benefit Teiger Foundation for the Support of Contemporary Art

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Native American Maiden
American School, 19th Century
carved and polychromed pine figurehead
Height 25 in. by Width 11 in. by Depth 15 1/2 in.
circa 1840
probably New England
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Provenance

Dr. William Greenspon, New York;
Giampietro American Art and Antiques, New Haven, Connecticut.

Literature

Roger Ricco and Frank Maresca, American Primitive (New York: E.P. Dutton, 1988) p. 76, fig. 94;
Tom Geismar and Harvey Kahn, Spiritually Moving:  A Collection of American Folk Art Sculpture (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1998) cat. no. 73, illus. in color.

The History of Now: The Important American Folk Art Collection of David Teiger | Sold to Benefit Teiger Foundation for the Support of Contemporary Art

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New York