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American School, 19th Century The Burning of Charlestown Near Boston New England

Auction:
2431
Lot:
897
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

The Burning of Charlestown Near Boston New England. Unsigned, titled below with additional inscriptions "view taken from Beacon Hill which was afterwards --- down to fill up the Mill Pond." Ink and pastel on thin card with pencil inscriptions identifying landmarks, 9 x 15 3/4 in., in a later mitered wooden frame. Condition: Toning, minor foxing.
Estimate $150-250

Probably trimmed as a couple inscriptions go off the panel.

Keywords

American School, Beacon Hill, Charlestown, Mill Pond, Book collecting, Forfeda

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