Wilhelm Schimmel Polychrome Squirrel

Attributed to Wilhelm Schimmel (Cumberland Valley, Pennsylvania, 1817-1890). A carved wooden and gessoed squirrel in original polychrome paint; ht. 6.5 in. 

Provenance:Property from the Americana Collection of Dr. Dale and Ann Knight Gutman, Cincinnati, Ohio Ex Leigh Keno American Antiques, New York, New York


Some areas of paint loss. Loss to ear and end of tail. Repairs to left arm.

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
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