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Possibly Betsy B. Lathrop (American, 19th Century) Study for Japtha's Rash Vow

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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

Description:

Possibly Betsy B. Lathrop (American, 19th Century)

Study for Japtha's Rash Vow
Unsigned.
Watercolor with gilt paper on paper, 9 1/4 x 7 3/4 in., in a mahogany veneer frame.
Condition: Soiling.

Provenance: Robert Horton, Orwell, Vermont; William Smith Auction, August 10, 1979.

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.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

William Smith, Robert Horton, Arthur B. Kern, Betsy B. Lathrop, Sybil Kern, Lexington, Orwell, Anti-Stalinist left, British people, Culture, George Orwell, Humanities, Sybil

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