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    Sale 2073

    Ocean Liner

    25 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    A waterline travel agents model of the R.M.S. Caronia

    ART MODEL STUDIOS; CIRCA 1950

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    A waterline travel agents model of the R.M.S. Caronia
    Art Model Studios; circa 1950
    the hull in wood and painted with a red waterline, and green topsides, fitted with portholes and applied windows, painted decks fitted with anchor davit, anchors, anchor winches, bollards, deck railings, cargo masts and booms, fitted with various deck structures including bridge and bridge wings, masts, life boats on davits, funnel painted in Cunard livery, pool, and other details. Mounted on a painted blue board.
    13½ x 52 in. (34.3 x 132 cm.) model on board.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the collection of Douglas F. Bushnell