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    Sale 1959

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Prints And Decoys

    17 - 18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 764

    A GILT MOLDED ZINC AND COPPER GALLOPING HORSE WEATHERVANE

    ATTRIBUTED TO J. HOWARD & CO., BRIDGEWATER, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A GILT MOLDED ZINC AND COPPER GALLOPING HORSE WEATHERVANE
    Attributed to J. Howard & Co., Bridgewater, Massachusetts, circa 1860
    17 in. high, 37 in. wide


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    A nearly identical version of the present lot is in the collection of Dorothy Kaufman (Steve Miller The Art of the Weathervane (Exton, PA, 1984) pp. 20-21).

    Provenance

    Irving H. Vogel
    Parke-Bernet Galleries, March 9, 1957, lot 243


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Atwater Kent Museum of Philadelphia