• Folk Art
Lot 211

GRENFELL FOLK ART PUFFIN PICTORIAL HOOKED MAT / SMALL 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
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$100,000 $10,000

GRENFELL FOLK ART PUFFIN PICTORIAL HOOKED MAT / SMALL RUG, dyed silk or rayon stocking material and applied fur, depicting a puffin standing on a snowy shoreline with an iceberg in the background. Reverse with applied "Grenfell Labrador Industries" label. Grenfell Mission, Northern Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Circa 1940. 17 1/4" x 12".

Condition

Excellent overall condition except for fading.

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