There are 11 paintings based on children's poetry or fairy tales. They measure 5 by 7 inches. They appear to be oil. The name or title of each poem or fairy tale is handwritten on the back of each piece.
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
A group of 11 vintage folk art painted children's nursery rhyme panels
unattributed American artist, early/ mid 20th Century
Comprising: "Simple Simon," "Jack Be Nimble," "Little Bo Peep," "Little Jack Horner," "Old King Cole," "Humpety Dumpety," "Tom Tom the Piper's Son," "High Diddle Diddle," "Little Miss Muffett," " I Saw a Crooked Man," and "The Cow Jumped Over the Moon"
each 5 by 7 inches
CONDITION: all appear to be in good condition, with hanging hardware mounted to the top of each on the verso
PROVENANCE: acquired at an estate sale
$approximately $20-30 each, or $250-350 for the set*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.
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