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American School, Early 19th Century Constitution and Guerriere

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

American School, Early 19th Century

Constitution and Guerriere
Unsigned.
Pen and ink wash on laid paper, 5 3/4 x 9 in., in a molded gilt frame.
Condition: Minor foxing, closed tears, and water staining in the l.r. corner, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Water stained in lower right corner, minor foxing, paper toned, one-inch tears on the left and right side of page, half-inch tear at top edge.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Book collecting, Foxing, Ink wash painting, Papermaking, USS Constitution

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