05-11-2001 05-11-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2068 Boston
May 11, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) Misty Moon Signed Alice R

$63,000$55,000
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