Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #343

Tramp Art Assortment

(10) items including a table lamp and shade constructed of popsicle sticks and marbles; a shade constructed of popsicle sticks and marbles; a pedestal assembled using notched-edge boards stacked pyramid style; (2) 4.5-inch by 3-inch opening frames; a chip-carved box; (2) extra box lids including (1) signed and dated “1881/Bertha”; together with a maroon and white glass Art Deco figural lamp base

Estimate: $200 - $300

Hammer Price: $100

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: 20 inches, Width: 9 1/2 inches, Length: 9 1/2 inches (popsicle lamp)

Condition: Very Good to Fair, popsicle stick base wobbly; missing marble; socket assembly detached from Art Deco base; pedestal having losses to foot making it wobble, numerous splits and losses to trim, heavy wear and dirt to fabric panels, some loose pieces present; overall light to heavy wear consistent with use; lamps working when tested

Disclaimers: we cannot guarantee the operation, accuracy or longevity of the lamps

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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