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Lot #746
DepartmentFolk Art
Sold For$3,000.00(hammer price)
 $3,540.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedAugust 1, 2014

Description

NEAR LIFE-SIZE FOLK ART MINSTREL FIGURE First Quarter of the 20th Century
Female figure with carved wooden head, hands and articulated legs, all painted black. Stuffed torso and upper arms with black fabric covering. Padded upper legs with white fabric covering. Wearing a period black lace dress and black leather boots. Suspended from a contemporary metal stand. Figure height 60.
Provenance: The Morgan Rank Collection of Folk Art and Musical Instruments."

Condition

Clothes show some deterioration. Wooden head shows some wear.

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