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Jane Peterson (American, 1876-1965) Rainy Day, Venice

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
573
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Jane Peterson (American, 1876-1965)

Rainy Day, Venice
Signed "Jane Peterson" l.r., numbered and titled "23..." in ink on the reverse,
identified on a gummed label affixed to the frame backing.
Gouache on gray paper, 18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 60.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor tears to edges, tack holes to corners, sublte rippling, fine craquelure.

N.B. The label on the frame backing gives the title as Glimpse of the Grand Canal, 1919, and states that the work was awarded an Honorable Mention at a National Association of Women Painters and Sculptors exhibition.
Estimate $12,000-18,000

Small tear (1/2 in.) to lower edge, small tear at hinge u.r. corner of the reverse, subtle rippling and handling creases, staining to the reverse, tack holes to corners, hinged along top edge to window mat with linen tape and masking tape.

Keywords

Jane Peterson, Grand Canal, National Association of Women Painters and Sculptors

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