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Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970) Ox Team in Snow

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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

Description:

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970)

Ox Team in Snow
Signed "LEWIS" l.r.
Gouache on folded paper notecard, 4 1/4 x 6 3/8 in. (10.8 x 16.2 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Good; handwritten note in ink in the inside of the card.
Estimate $800-1,200

Minor toning, minor soiling to the reverse including a bit of red pigment. The text of the interior note covers both inside faces of the notecard and seems to date from the holiday season of 1972. The first paragraph is about Maud Lewis whom the writer used to visit in Nova Scotia.


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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Arts, Canadian art, Disability in the arts, Maud Lewis, Visual arts

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