Carved and Painted Deer Head



American, possibly Maine, late 19th c.
Carved wood, paint decorated with antlers.
Original paint, one minor repair to one ear (original).
Provenance: Mayer Collection, New York.
A wonderful whimsical deer head with an elongated neck and refined face mounted with three-point antlers, perhaps a trophy carved by the hunter. A fabulous piece of American folk art with an exceptional surface.



Dealer Jeffrey Tillou Antiques
Date: Late 19th c.
Origin
Artist/Maker
Measurements 26" h x 10" w x 17½" d (furthest points)
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.tillouantiques.com
Price 4500
Contact Jeffrey Tillou, 860-567-9693 or  jeffrey@tillouantiques.com

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