01-14-2012 01-14-2012
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January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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School of William Russell Birch (Anglo/American, 1755-1834) Two Framed Watercolor Landscapes: Country House with Fields

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

School of William Russell Birch (Anglo/American, 1755-1834)

Two Framed Watercolor Landscapes: Country House with Fields and Village View.
Unsigned, both inscribed l.r. and dated "1797."
Watercolor on paper, 8 x 10 3/8 in.
Condition: Toning, mild foxing and handling creases.
Estimate $100-200

Villageinscribed "June 30 fini Sept. 14th 1797" l.r. County House inscribed "Sep 6 fin 1... 1797" l.r. , and further inscribed "Taken from nature Sept 6 finished Sept 16 1797" in pencil on the reverse.




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Keywords

School of William Russell Birch, William Russell Birch, County House