Grif Teller Painting GG1 up for auction

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Grif Teller Painting GG1 up for auction

Postby number grabber » Wed Nov 11, 2009 9:27 pm

I thought someone might be interested in knowing that an original Grif Teller painting is up for auction December 8.
The painting hung in Conrail corporate office.

Grif Teller, American, 1899-1993, o/c, 38" x 57",

""Speed, Safety, and Comfort", southbound electric passenger train at Claymont, Delaware, Milepost 19.5."

Original artwork for the 1936 PRR calendar, depicting electric locomotive #4823 with 3 red Pullman cars rounding a gentle curve near Claymont, DE, with the Delaware River in the background, in old, apparently original frame.

Estimate $15,000 to $25,000
Lot 419 in our December 8, 2009 catalog sale

url Enter Lot 419 in search to view.

I have no interest.
number grabber

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