Back Lot Number: 54  

Lot 54
Description: Folk art football painting c.1905-10. Oil on board rendering of a player in kicking position with full polychrome stadium view in the background. Team affiliation is unknown as is the artist, although an original "F.W. Devoe & Co., New York" academy board manufacturer's label remains affixed to the reverse. The painting displays in its original oak frame with hand-painted red and white tassels and a melon style football dated "05". Surface is very strong with a desirable lightly alligatored texture from aging. Attractive football related decorative antiquity. 12"x24" framed: EX
Sold For: $550.00

Estimated Price: ($750.00-$1,000.00)