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Schoolgirl Watercolor Map of the World

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
292
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$1,845$1,500

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

Description:

Schoolgirl Watercolor Map of the World, Susan Bartlett Warner, 1823, a spreadwing eagle holds a ribbon labeling two hemispheres below with polychrome outlines of countries, signed and dated at bottom "COPIED/BY/Susan Bartlett/Warner/1823," in a black-painted frame, ht. 20 1/2, wd. 28 1/2 in.

Provenance: Parke Bernet, American Heritage Society auction, November 15, 1974, Lot 1277; Nina Hellman, Bedford, New York, October 1976.

Exhibitions: Reflections of 19th Century America: Folk Art from the Collection of Sybil B. and Arthur B. Kern, Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, Massachusetts, September 19, 1979-June 15, 1980.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Wrinkles at left and right sides. The left edge has tear extending about 1 inch into the globe. The right edge has a tear extending across the lower edge of the left globe.


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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Susan Bartlett, Nina Hellman, Arthur B. Kern, Susan Bartlett Warner, Sybil Kern, Bartlett, Docudramas, Films, Sybil, Bedford, Lexington

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