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Jessie McDermott (American, 19th Century) Three Foolish Fairies

Auction:
2726M
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$86$70

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Auction:
Discovery - 2726M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 15, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Jessie McDermott (American, 19th Century)

Three Foolish Fairies, for St. Nicholas Magazine, April 1882. Initialed l.r., identified on a label on the reverse, and bearing a poem "The Foolish Fairies" by Margaret Johnson to the reverse. Pen and ink on paper, sight size 13 x 10 3/8 in., framed (under glass). Condition: Mat burn, subtle overall toning, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $200-300


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Jessie McDermott, St. Nicholas Magazine, Margaret Johnson

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