• Folk Art
Lot 216

AMERICAN FOLK ART CHILD HOLDING BALLOONS PICTORIAL HOOKED RUG

Estimate: $200 - $300
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$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

AMERICAN FOLK ART CHILD HOLDING BALLOONS PICTORIAL HOOKED RUG, rectangular form, depicting a child in a blue outfit, wearing a red cap and orange socks and shoes, holding onto a large group of balloons, background with an abstract design. Mounted to fabric on a wooden stretcher. Circa 1925. Rug 24" x 49".

Condition

Good to very good overall condition with minor wear being more moderate to end edges, scattered stains, some toning and likely fugitive color, areas of bleeding colors mostly on balloons, back in unknown condition.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.