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After John J. Barralett, Engraved by Benjamin Tanner (Philadelphia/New York, 1775-1848) America Guided By Wisdom: An Allegorical rep...

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1178
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

After John J. Barralett, Engraved by Benjamin Tanner (Philadelphia/New York,

1775-1848)

America Guided By Wisdom: An Allegorical representation of the
United States, denoting their Independence and prosperity. Identified in inscriptions, c. 1800. Engraving with hand-coloring, 18 x 23 7/8 in., in a later giltwood frame with eglomise mat. Condition: Laid down onto card, light stains around the edges.

Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Benjamin Tanner, John J. Barralett, Philadelphia, United States, Engraving, Metalworking, Printmaking

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