FIVE FINE CARVED AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD WALKING STICKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
FIVE FINE CARVED AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD WALKING STICKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
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FIVE FINE CARVED AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD WALKING STICKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

FIVE FINE CARVED AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD WALKING STICKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot Sold:3,750USD

Lot Details

Description

FIVE FINE CARVED AND POLYCHROME PAINT-DECORATED WOOD WALKING STICKS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY


The first cane is painted black and is carved with a figure of a green frog facing a speckled twisted snake. The second cane is polychrome paint decorated and carved with a striped and speckled snake eating a green and yellow striped lizard. The third came has a carved and cream and brown painted snake. The fourth cane has a carved depiction of a couple holding hands above a green coiled snake. The last cane is made from a twisted vine that has been carved and painted to depict a full length snake.

Height of tallest: 38 ¼ in.

Condition Report

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