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Emporium Auction

Thu, Jul 14, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 182

Jim Sams

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

(Kentucky, 20th/21st century)

Three painted statues on wooden stands: warbler on hawthorn branch, base signed "Jim Sams/2008/Yellow Warbler w/ Hawthorn", 8 x 7-3/4 in.; Canada lily with stem attached to side of wooden stand, base signed "Jim Sams/2013/Canada Lily", 6-3/8 x 3 in.; pink lady's slipper with fallen leaves, base signed "Jim Sams/London, KY/2001/ Pink Lady Slipper", 9 x 7-1/2 in.

Provenance: Private North Carolina Collection


slight wear to stands and bases, loss to a hawthorn branch

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