Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #406

Victorian Shell Art and Mourning Tree

(2) items including an arrangement made of shells and dried flowers framed in a gold carved shadow box; and a mourning memento having flowers made from human hair framed in a black shadow box

Estimate: $150 - $250

Hammer Price: $200

Property From: the Joshua B. Kind Trust. Joshua B. Kind was a Professor of Art History at Northern Illinois University, Northwestern University, and The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Dimensions: Height: 21 1/4 inches, Width: 11 5/8 inches, Depth: 1 3/4 inches (largest frame)

Condition: Good, overall moderate wear based on age; some shell pieces loose; glass not stable in black frame; gold frame having minor chips and paint loss; dirt accumulation

Disclaimers: not examined out of the frames

Shipping: 3rd Party shipping is required for this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), New Jersey (6.250%), Pennsylvania (8.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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