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Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Woman with Sheet Music

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)

Portrait of a Woman with Sheet Music
Inscribed "Taken Aug 4th/1845 By/J.A. Davis." on the back.
Watercolor and pencil on paper, 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 in., in a mahogany veneer frame.
Condition: Very subtle spotting to l.r. corner.

Provenance: Virginia R. Williams Antiques, Milford, Ohio; Howard Feldman, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, June 25, 1991.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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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Jane A. Davis, Howard Feldman, Virginia R. Williams Antiques, Sybil Kern, Adler Galleries, Bethlehem, Milford, Hirschl

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