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Aiden Lassell Ripley (American, 1896-1969) Grouse and Winter Food

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
492
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Aiden Lassell Ripley (American, 1896-1969)

Grouse and Winter Food
Signed and dated "A. Lassell Ripley © 1948" l.l., identified on a label from The
Sporting Gallery and Bookshop, Inc., New York, on the frame backing paper.
Watercolor on paper, sheet size 22 1/4 x 30 5/8 in. (56.0 x 78.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lightly glued to window mat across the top edge, tack holes to the edges, paper tape and cellophane tape remnants to the perimeter of the reverse.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Inscribed "Reproduction rights reserved by the artist in ink on the back of the frame. Water damage to backing board u.l. corner penetrates through to the mat, but does not reach the sheet.

Keywords

Sporting Gallery and Bookshop Inc., Book, Lassell, Watercolor painting

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