Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
- Date / Time :
- October 25, 2018 12:00PM
Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett, Pownal, Vermont, c. 1816, a blue urn sits atop an inscribed plinth, with a couple dressed in black mourning clothes and a large willow tree, in an early 20th century frame, ht. 13 1/2, wd. 10 in. (sight).
Provenance: Pembroke Antiques, Lee, Massachusetts, February 1977.
Note: Elizabeth Smith Jewett was born in Bennington, Vermont, and married Loan Jewett of Pownal, Vermont, in 1800.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
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