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Marguerite Stuber Pearson (American, 1898-1978) Roses and Tapestry

Auction:
3019T
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
Discovery - 3019T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Marguerite Stuber Pearson (American, 1898-1978)

Roses and Tapestry, alternatively titled New Dawn Buds. Signed "M.S. Pearson" l.l., titled and signed "Roses and Tapestry/Marguerite S. Pearson" in pencil on the reverse, titled "Roses & Tapestry" on the artist's label affixed to the frame backing, titled "New Dawn Buds" on a detached label from the Rockport Art Association now affixed to the hanging wire. Oil on canvasboard, 9 7/8 x 8 in., framed (under glass). Condition: Minor varnish inconsistencies, minor frame abrasion to lower edge.
Estimate $400-600

Overall condition is good. Area of uneven varnish located u.c., with some paint presenting a matte finish, which is evident under uv examination but which does not appear to be retouch. Similar area in l.r. corner where it is clear that the work was not varnished all the way to the edge at that corner.

The Rockport Art Association label is not dated, but it is toned and clearly old. It has tack holes in the upper corners where it had been attached at some point.


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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