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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 434

    A DUTCH POLYCHROME DECORATED AND CARVED WOOD SLEDGE 'PRIKSLEE'

    HINDELOOPEN, 19TH CENTURY LARGELY RE-DECORATED

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH POLYCHROME DECORATED AND CARVED WOOD SLEDGE 'PRIKSLEE'
    HINDELOOPEN, 19TH CENTURY LARGELY RE-DECORATED
    Decorated overall with flower-sprays, the backboard carved with the figures of Kain and Abel and inscribed De Broeder Moord
    100 cm. long
    Together with a pair of of marbleized sticks (3)


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    A comparable sledge dated 1759 is illustrated in S.J. van der Molen, De Hindelooper woonkultuur, Bolsward, 1967, plate 8.

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