SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA FOLK ART CARVED AND PAINTED WALNUT PICTURE FRAME
Price Realized: $568.00
Sold Date: Nov 20, 2021
cross style joined with a wooden pin in each corner, featuring gauge-carved six-petal rosette at each corner within a chip-carved extension, and elliptical swags surrounding the chip-carved edges, original chamfered-edge poplar backboard and glass held in place by three angle-edge strips nailed to back of frame. Retains an outstanding original dry surface and muted red and green paint to rosette petals and green paint to swags.
Second half 19th century.
Excellent original condition.
18" x 16" OA, roughly 12" x 10" seat.
Provenance: Recently discovered in Rockbridge Co., VA.