08-13-2017 08-13-2017
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3022M Marlborough
August 13, 2017 10:00AMCalender

Hannah Currier Watercolor Memorial

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3022M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 13, 2017 10:00AM


Hannah Currier Watercolor Memorial, possibly Amesbury, Massachusetts, c. 1817, central memorial below a large willow tree inscribed "IN MEMORY OF/MRS. HANNAH CURRIER./OBT. NOV. 19TH AET. 32 YRS," in a grassy and tree-lined landscape, gilt-gesso frame with ropetwist decoration and eglomise mat, ht. 13 1/4, wd. 13 1/4 in.

Note: Hannah Ingalls Currier was born in South Hampton, New Hampshire, in 1785. She married Nathaniel Currier of Roxbury, Massachusetts, in 1810. They had three children before Hannah's death on November 19, 1817, in Amesbury, Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Hannah Currier, Hannah Ingalls Currier, Amesbury, Roxbury, South Hampton