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Pair of Ninth-plate Cased Ambrotype Photographs of Joseph H. Davis Watercolors

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Pair of Ninth-plate Cased Ambrotype Photographs of Joseph H. Davis Watercolors, America, 19th century, portraits depict a woman wearing a bonnet and a man in a dark jacket, in a pressed paperboard case.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $400-600


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.

Keywords

H. Davis Watercolors, Sybil Kern, Ambrotype, Culture, Film, Joseph H. Davis, Paperboard, Sybil, Visual arts

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