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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF RONNIE NEWMAN

Very Rare Blue Paint-Decorated Dome-Top Box, paint attributed to the "Brush Stroke Decorator", Connecticut River Valley, Circa 1800
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
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1002

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF RONNIE NEWMAN

Very Rare Blue Paint-Decorated Dome-Top Box, paint attributed to the "Brush Stroke Decorator", Connecticut River Valley, Circa 1800
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Very Rare Blue Paint-Decorated Dome-Top Box, paint attributed to the "Brush Stroke Decorator", Connecticut River Valley, Circa 1800
lid inscribed EN.
Height 11 1/2 in. by Width 29 3/4 in. by Depth 13 1/4 in.
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Catalogue Note

The beautiful hand painted decoration on this box relates to several other surviving boxes and hand painted walls identified by Nina Fletcher Little as the “Brush Stroke Decorator.”  A wall from a home in Sunderland, Massachusetts is in the collection of Historic New England painted by the same hand (acc. nos. 1991.332 and 1992.643) For additional information see Ruth Wolfe, “Nina Fletcher Little: Bridging the Worlds of Antiques and Folk Art,” American Folk Art, 22:2 (Summer 1997), 34-5).

Important Americana

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