VERY FINE AND RARE AMERICAN CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD INDIAN CHIEF WHIRLIGIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY
VERY FINE AND RARE AMERICAN CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD INDIAN CHIEF WHIRLIGIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY
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VERY FINE AND RARE AMERICAN CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD INDIAN CHIEF WHIRLIGIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

VERY FINE AND RARE AMERICAN CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD INDIAN CHIEF WHIRLIGIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

VERY FINE AND RARE AMERICAN CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD INDIAN CHIEF WHIRLIGIG, LATE 19TH CENTURY


Painted wood and tin with applied mixed metals.


Height 23 in. by Width 5 ¼ in. by Depth 5 ½ in.

Condition Report

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Cataloguing

Provenance

Giampietro American Folk Art, New Haven, Connecticut.

Catalogue Note

A very closely related example sold at Sotheby's, New York, Important American Folk Art from the Collection of the Late Bernard M. Barenholtz, January 27, 1990, sale 5969, lot 1744.

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