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Mary R. Bassett (American, 19th/20th Century) Lot of Eleven Illustrations for Little Folks' Book of Verse

Auction:
2168
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$16,450$14,000

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Auction:
Sale #2168 - 2168
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2002 7:00PM

Description:

Mary R. Bassett (American, 19th/20th Century)

Lot of Eleven Illustrations for Little Folks' Book of Verse
Many signed or initialed.
Various media including pen and ink and watercolor on paper, sizes to 19 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (50.1 x 34.3 cm), unframed.
Condition: Toning, minor soiling.

Provenance: Descended through the family of Clifton Johnson.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of the Baker & Taylor Company, New York, 1911 edition of Little Folks' Book of Verse, edited by Clifton Johnson.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Clifton Johnson, Mary R. Bassett, Baker & Taylor Company, Painting, Watercolor painting