Important American Furniture, Paintings, Folk Art and Decorative Arts – January 22, 2013 Auction Results

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Lot 184

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Ship's Diorama

American, 19th century
Diorama
H. 10 in.; L. 16 1/4 in.; D. 2 3/4 in.
Inscribed on reverse "AUG-30\1923"
Provenance: Judith and James Milne, Inc., New York, 1996

Estimate: $200 - $400

Collectors Joanne and Jeffrey Klein enjoy the eclectic mix of American folk art, painted furniture and modern sculpture and paintings. They love the juxtaposition of modern with traditional ranging from symbolism to widely varying textured painted and weathered surfaces. Their appreciation of form, color and texture is exhibited in their collection of exceptional painted furniture, weathervanes, redware pottery, hooked rugs and wood carvings.

Price Realized: $806