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Watercolor of a Courting Couple

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Watercolor of a Courting Couple, America, 19th century, the man holding a pamphlet and the woman holding an umbrella, both depicted in profile, exchanging a peach under a tree, a park bench behind them holding a shawl, a top hat, a cane, and a small volume, a balustrade beyond, and a large house atop a hill in the background, 13 1/2 x 17 1/4 in., in a period black-painted, reeded frame.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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.

Keywords

Cane, Fashion accessories, Peach, Princess Peach, Protective gear, Rain, Shawl, Umbrella, Walking stick, Watercolor painting

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