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Will Howe Foote (American, 1874-1965) Bermuda Coast

Auction:
2422
Lot:
664
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2422
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 12, 2008 12:00PM

Description:

Will Howe Foote (American, 1874-1965)

Bermuda Coast
Signed "Will Howe Foote" l.l.
Oil on canvasboard, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered retouch, surface grime.


N.B. Will Howe Foote was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, but he is most closely associated with Old Lyme, Connecticut. Foote first arrived in Old Lyme in 1901 and returned each summer to paint with fellow Impressionists. Foote also traveled extensively and spent the winter months in warm climates, including the Carribean, Mexico, and the American Southwest. He also traveled to Bermuda between 1916-1932.1

1. Falk, Peter Hastings, ed., Who Was Who in American Art, 1564-1975 (Madison, Connecticut, Sound View Press), 1999, p. 1153.


Estimate $10,000-15,000

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N.B. Will Howe Foote, Connecticut, Bermuda Coast, Old Lyme, Grand Rapids, Mexico, American Southwest, Bermuda, Sound View Press, Peter Hastings, Old Lyme, Connecticut

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