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James Wells Champney (American, 1843-1903) View from Mount Sugarloaf, South Deerfield, Massachusetts.

Auction:
2608M
Lot:
889
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

James Wells Champney (American, 1843-1903)

View from Mount Sugarloaf, South Deerfield, Massachusetts. Unsigned. Oil on canvas applied to Masonite, 18 x 26 in., in a period molded wood frame with gilt liner. Condition: Good, surface grime.

Provenance: Purchased along with residual Champney works from the Champney family, Greenfield, Massachusetts, c. 1960.

Literature: Illustrated in American Heritage, April 1966, p. 29.

Exhibitions: James Wells Champney 1843-1903, Hillson Gallery, Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, Massachusetts, 1965; The George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, not dated, with exhibition label on reverse.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

James Wells Champney, Massachusetts, South Deerfield, Mount Sugarloaf, Greenfield, Deerfield, Hillson Gallery, The George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, Massachusetts, Franklin County, Massachusetts, Springfield, Massachusetts metropolitan area, Wells

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