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Frederick B. Burnet Watercolor and Pencil Mourning Picture

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Frederick B. Burnet Watercolor and Pencil Mourning Picture, Zilphiae N. Burnet, c. 1836, central coffin on plinth with inscription, flanked by a woman and man dressed in black, willow tree, and pencil image of a cathedral on a green lawn, in a molded giltwood frame, ht. 13 3/4, wd. 19 1/2 in.

Provenance: Patricia Schuman Antiques, Royal Oak, Michigan, at the Riverside Antiques Show, Manchester, New Hampshire, August 11, 1994.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $300-500


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Patricia Schuman Antiques, Sybil Kern, Archaeological theory, Archaeology, Burnet, Data collection, Evidence law, Humanities, Museology, Seeds, Terminology, Manchester

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