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Rutherford Boyd (American, 1884-1951) Garden View, Possibly the Artist's Home, "Boyd's Nest," in Leonia, New Jersey

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
301
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Rutherford Boyd (American, 1884-1951)

Garden View, Possibly the Artist's Home, "Boyd's Nest," in Leonia, New Jersey
Unsigned, inscribed with the names of flowers (possibly those depicted) in the margin u.r., with faint inscriptions in the left margin, with the artist's estate stamp on the reverse (see below).
Watercolor and gouache on J. Whatman paper with watermark, 10 5/8 x 22 13/16 in. (27.0 x 58.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Sheet hinged to mat at upper corners on the reverse, toning, pinholes and nicks to edges.

Provenance: Christie's East, New York, March 11, 1995, Lot 150, as Boyd's Nest From the Southwest.

N.B. The work is stamped "HIRSCHL & ADLER/GALLERIES/ESTATE/OF/RUTHERFORD BOYD/1884 - 1951/NEW YORK" on the reverse.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Framed dimensions: 14 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.


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

Leonia, Leonia, New Jersey, Rutherford Boyd, Visual arts

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