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.

Attributed to Roy Everingham, Southern New Jersey, Late 19th Century

Late 19th Century

carved pine with remnants of original white paint

Height on stand 15 1/2"