02-27-2016 02-27-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2880B Boston
February 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolgirl Map of the Eastern United States

$1,107$900
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolgirl Map of the Eastern United States, Betsy Freeman, possibly Massachusetts, second quarter 19th century, the states outlined in yellow, red, blue, or green, and named along with major bodies of water in ink, and careful attention given to naming cities and towns in Massachusetts and Rhode Island: Plymouth, N. Bedford, Providence, and Barnstable, the maker's name inscribed at lower right under a basket of flowers, 15 x 20 in. (sight), in a modern frame and mat.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Betsy Freeman, United States, Barnstable, N. Bedford, Plymouth