• Folk Art
Lot 205

GRENFELL FOLK ART DOG SLED PICTORIAL HOOKED RUG / LARGE-SIZE MAT

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

GRENFELL FOLK ART DOG SLED PICTORIAL HOOKED RUG / LARGE-SIZE MAT, wool and other materials, rectangular form, depicting a dog sled rescue scene in a snowy landscape, featuring five dogs pulling a sled with a driver and a medical box, another figure runs alongside the team, background with fir trees in the distance, encompassed by a dark frame border, back with later applied burlap covering. No label located. Grenfell Mission, Northern Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Circa 1920. 36 1/2" x 23".

Condition

Good overall condition with minor wear, moderate overall toning and fading, scattered stains, a few pulled pieces of fabric, a small hole at the back foot of the running figure, back in unknown condition.

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