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Greene, Thomas Garland (1875-1955) A Perilous Quest.

Auction:
2611M
Lot:
955
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Auction:
Discovery - 2611M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 13, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Greene, Thomas Garland (1875-1955) A Perilous Quest. Canada, c. 1930.
Pencil sketch on paper depicting a Native American in a feathered headdress with a long rifle and a stone axe, and the text: "A Perilous Quest by Christina Ross Frame, illustrated by T.G. Greene;" secured by tape to a mat, surface smudged on one end; closed tear, repaired with tape; old fold. Frame and Greene probably met through the Canadian school system where he taught art and she worked with deaf and blind pupils; this work was never published.
Estimate $100-200


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Thomas Garland, Christina Ross Frame, Chairs

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