FINE AND RARE CHILD'S GREEN AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD SLED WITH FIREMAN BLOWING HIS HORN , 1882
FINE AND RARE CHILD'S GREEN AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD SLED WITH FIREMAN BLOWING HIS HORN , 1882
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FINE AND RARE CHILD'S GREEN AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD SLED WITH FIREMAN BLOWING HIS HORN , 1882

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

FINE AND RARE CHILD'S GREEN AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD SLED WITH FIREMAN BLOWING HIS HORN , 1882

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

FINE AND RARE CHILD'S GREEN AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD SLED WITH FIREMAN BLOWING HIS HORN, 1882


Inscribed, Father 1882.

Height 6 in. by Length 33 in. by Width 13 in.

Condition Report

In overall nice worn condition. Paint loss on edges of sled, green base paint with even wear. Banner lettering added later. Gentleman in center with considerable worn paint. Not examined under ultraviolet light.


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Provenance

Gemini Antiques, Oldwick, New Jersey.

Sculptural Fantasy: The Important American Folk Art Collection of Stephen and Petra Levin
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