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Lot 1167
ASSORTED WPA PLASTER BUILDING MODELS, LOT OF FOUR, comprising one marked "AFRICAN HUT" having "MADE / BY / WPA / PITTSBURGH / PENN." and signed "Madeline Auten [possibly Canten] " in pencil on base; one marked "MEXICAN COBBLERS HOUSE / TAXCO" having "WPA / DISTRICT / 15" on a raised keystone; one marked "DERRY CHURCH" having "SCALE 1/16" = 1' " on one side; and one marked "OLD DERRY CHURCH" having "WPA / MUSEUM EXTENSION / HARRISBURG UNIT 5" on one side. Circa 1935. 2 5/8" to 4 1/8" H.
Each with minor to moderate imperfections including flakes, chips, and some scattered losses.
Provenance: From the private collection of Gary and Dr. Joy Graham, Winchester, VA.
Catalogue Note: These models were made by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) during the 1930s.

Condition

Each with minor to moderate imperfections including flakes, chips, and some scattered losses.

Starting Bid

$40.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 24.5%

ASSORTED WPA PLASTER BUILDING MODELS, LOT OF FOUR

Estimate $80 - $120Feb 17, 2018