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Joseph Rusling Meeker (American, 1827-1889) "Rhode Island Scenery (from Suggestion)" with Figures Overlooking a River.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Joseph Rusling Meeker (American, 1827-1889)

"Rhode Island Scenery (from Suggestion)" with Figures Overlooking a River. Signed and with artitst's initials, dated October 24, 1849, and scene identified in inscriptions on the reverse of the canvas, 18 x 24 in., in original molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Minor retouch.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Several scattered small spots of retouch to trees, foreground, few spots in sky, 1 1/2 in. area l.r. tree.

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Joseph Rusling Meeker, Rhode Island, 1 1/2

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