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American School, 19th/20th Century Allegorical Scene, Probably Mercury and Argus.

Auction:
2525M
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
Discovery - 2525M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 10, 2010 2:00PM

Description:

American School, 19th/20th Century

Allegorical Scene, Probably Mercury and Argus. Signed and inscribed "Painted by Benjamin Le Franklin/ Allen." l.l. and inscribed "This is in Boston, the next is in Rome." l.r. Oil on canvas, 36 x 42 1/2 in., framed.
Condition: Lined, craquelure, retouch, varnish inconsistencies.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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American School, Argus, Benjamin Le Franklin, Franklin

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