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George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939) Two Desert Views: Indian Home - Salt River Mountains Arizona

Auction:
2655B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$720$600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2655B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 17, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

George Elbert Burr (American, 1859-1939)

Two Desert Views: Indian Home - Salt River Mountains Arizona (Seeber, 292) and (On) Road to Apache Reservation, Arizona (Seeber, 295). Both signed "George Elbert Burr" in pencil l.l., titled in pencil l.r., and monogrammed within the plate. Etchings with drypoint on paper, plate sizes to 7 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. (19.5 x 24.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle mat burn, Road with minor pale stains, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $600-800

Road plate is the same size, but is vertically oriented rather than horizontal.


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Keywords

Elbert Burr, George Elbert, Mountains Arizona, Reservation, American art, Drypoint, Hospitality_Recreation, Visual arts

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