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Continental School, 19th/20th Century Reading Tea Leaves

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Discovery - 2906T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 31, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Continental School, 19th/20th Century

Reading Tea Leaves. Signed "G.A. Brown" l.r. Watercolor on paper mounted to paperboard support, 19 7/8 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Abrasion, scattered minor foxing and/or mold, staining to the reverse of the support.

N.B. This work is presented in what is believed to be its original frame. A second, modern, frame that accommodates the work is also included with the lot.
Estimate $800-1,200


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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Tea Leaves, Book collecting, Foxing, Painting, Paperboard, Papermaking, Watercolor painting

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