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American or Canadian School, 19 Century Allegorical Picture of the Roads to Heaven and Hell.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
901
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

American or Canadian School, 19 Century

Allegorical Picture of the Roads to Heaven and Hell. Unsigned. Watercolor accented with gold and silver pigments on paper, and six ink on paper scriptural inscriptions, 21 3/4 x 36 in., in a grain-painted molded wood frame. Condition: Minor toning.

Note: Possibly related to the Black Cross of Temperence, Quebec.


Estimate $3,000-5,000

Not laid down. Scriptures on paper loose in frame.

Keywords

Canadian School, Quebec, Temperence, Painting, Watercolor painting

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