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American History in Wood / Chip-carved Portrait of Richard Nixon, Clarence Stringfield (1903-76), Nashville, Tennessee, c. 1965.

Lot 269
Chip-carved Portrait of Richard Nixon,
Clarence Stringfield (1903-76), Nashville, Tennessee, c. 1965.
Ending from 22 February 2023, 19:00 EST
Skinner Marlborough, Massachusetts

US$200 - US$400

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Chip-carved Portrait of Richard Nixon,

Clarence Stringfield (1903-76), Nashville, Tennessee, c. 1965.
Carved and chiseled three-quarter profile from single block, inscribed "C. Stringfield / NIXON" on reverse, 15cm wide, 5cm deep, 20cm high (6in wide, 2 1/8in deep, 8 1/8in high).

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Provenance
Slotin Folk Art Auction, Buford, Georgia. Label of Florida Folk Art Museum & Gallery, Inc., Miami, Florida, affixed to reverse.

Literature
Robert and Anne Levine, American History in Wood: The Levine Folk Art Collection, (s.n.: Robert and Anne Levine, 2017), 103.

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