AMERICAN FOLK ART WOOD AND SHEET-IRON WASHER WOMAN WHIRLIGIG

Item/Auction Attributes

Fourth quarter 19th century.
Very good as-found condition, expected losses to paint.
13" H figure, 28" LOA.
Provenance: The Important Americana Collection of Barbara M. and the late Charlie Hunter, Staunton, VA. Sotheby's, unknown auction date, lot 111 (retains auction label).
$500.00
$800.00
Literature: See Sotheby's, 1/30/1987, lot 1035, "Americana from the Collection of M. Austin and Jill R. Fine", for a nearly identical example by the same hand.