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Ventriloquist’s Puppet Head (SOLD)

Ventriloquist’s Puppet Head (SOLD)


Provenance: Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, May 1970, lot 14C; Harvey and Isobel Kahn; Sold, Northeast Auctions, Manchester, New Hampshire, 3 August 2002, lot 240

Literature: Frank Maresca and Roger Ricco, American Vernacular: New Discoveries in Folk, Self-Taught, and Outsider Sculpture (2002), p. 85.


Dimensions: Height on stand 15 1/2"
Date / Circa: Late 19th Century
Maker / Origin: Attributed to Roy Everingham, Southern New Jersey, Late 19th Century
Medium: carved pine with remnants of original white paint

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