Lyre and Scroll Bannerette
American School, 19th century
sheet copper and zinc weathervane with paint and traces of gold leaf
Height 26 1/4 in. by Length 44 1/4 in.
Northeastern United States
Sotheby's, New York, American Folk Art from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. G. William Holland of Pennsylvania, January 28, 1995, sale 6659, lot 686
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Courting the Winds, April 9-13, 1988 (illus. in cat., p. 5).
Tom Geismar and Harvey Kahn, Spiritually Moving: A Collection of American Folk Art Sculpture (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1998) cat. no. 56, illus. in color.