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Bertha Vara (Mowry) Morse (American, b. 1864) Hydrangea and Peonies

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1416
Sold for:
$209$170

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

Description:

Bertha Vara (Mowry) Morse (American, b. 1864)

Hydrangea and Peonies. Identified on a handwritten label affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, stretched with Boston tabs, 48 x 18 in., in a period frame.

Exhibitions: Providence Art Club, Autumn Exhibition, November 5-20, 1884, listed in catalog as no. 8.
Estimate $300-500

Stretcher bears a label from Chas. G. Calder, Providence.


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Keywords

Bertha Vara (Mowry), Canvas, Flora of China, Flora of India, Flora of Japan, Flowers, Hydrangea, Peony

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