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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
August 14, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865) Portrait of Emily J. Dockum

$15,990$13,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865)

Portrait of Emily J. Dockum
Unsigned.
Watercolor on paper, depicting a woman in a long black gown with blue ribbon holding a book, standing on a polychrome floral rug, titled "Emily J. Dockum. Aged 16 May 31st 1837," 10 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. (sight),in a molded black-painted frame.
Condition: Minor toning, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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Keywords

Joseph Davis, Emily J. Dockum