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American School, 19th Century Watermelon Still Life

Auction:
2198
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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Auction:
Sale #2198 - 2198
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Watermelon Still Life, late 19th century. Unsigned. Oil on Masonite, two watermelon halves with two small cut pieces rest on a section of marble, in a black painted frame with simulated parcel-gilt liner, 18 x 24 in. Condition: Minor paint loss l.l.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

American School, Botany, Cucurbitaceae, Hawaiian cuisine, Melons, Watermelon