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Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolboy Excercise "The Rapture, The Grape,"

Auction:
2897M
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$1,300$1,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2897M
Location:
Off Premises
Date / Time :
May 21, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolboy Excercise "The Rapture, The Grape," Philo Bishop, Guilford, Connecticut, 1820, the page with stylized, polychrome decorated pillars on each side, connected by two arches with text below, (foxing, fold lines, minor separations), ht. 14, wd. 17 in.
Estimate $500-1,000


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Keywords

Guilford, Book collecting, Foxing, Guildford, Papermaking, Rapture, Watercolor painting

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