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拍品詳情

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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Weathercock
American or Canadian School, 19th century
molded and sheet copper weathervane with traces of polychrome
Height 20 3/4 in. by Length 34 in.
circa 1830
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來源

Frank Gaglio, Wurtsboro, New York.

出版

Tom Geismar and Harvey Kahn, Spiritually Moving:  A Collection of American Folk Art Sculpture (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1998) cat. no. 34, illus. in color.

相關資料

By repute, the weathervane once topped a Rhode Island church. However, its form is similar to cocks made in Canada, especially Quebec, so it may have migrated south across the border.

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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