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Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) Misty Moon Signed Alice R

Auction:
2068
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$63,000$55,000

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Auction:
Sale #2068 - 2068
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) "Misty Moon" Signed "Alice R.H. Smith" l.r. Watercolor on paper, sight size 15 1/2 x 21 in. (39.0 x 53.0 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered foxing, subtle toning, not examined out of frame. N.B. Harry McInvaill became aquainted with Alice Ravenel Huger Smith and her sister Caroline in 1943, and actually lived with the sisters in the 1940s. It was through them that McInvaill met his wife, Talulah. According to Talulah McInvaill, "Misty Moon" was one of the artist's favorites.
Estimate $20,000-25,000

Keywords

Alice R.H. Smith, Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, B. Harry McInvaill, Misty Moon" Signed "Alice, Caroline, Talulah, Misty Moon, Alice, Genealogy, Huger, Watercolor painting