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Robert Swain Gifford (American, 1840-1905) Bedouin Encampment

Auction:
2635B
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$12,000$10,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2635B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 01, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Robert Swain Gifford (American, 1840-1905)

Bedouin Encampment
Signed and dated "R. Swain Gifford 1878" l.l., inscribed "-Sidman-" on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 10 1/4 x 18 1/4 in. (26.0 x 46.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure, minor surface grime.

Provenance: From the collection of Jno. E. Sidman, New York City; then by descent.
Estimate $7,000-9,000


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