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Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816) To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead...

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816)

To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead...
Signed "By Warren Nixon" l.l., titled l.r. and l.l.
Watercolor on paper, 11 x 14 1/2 in., in a gilt-gesso frame.
Condition: Minor spotting and staining, a few closed or repaired tears, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The Old Parsonage Antiques, Hopkinton, New Hampshire, April 13, 1980.

Literature: Arthur B. and Sybil B. Kern, "Joseph Stone and Warren Nixon of Framingham, Massachusetts," The Magazine Antiques, September 1983, pp. 514-18.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Warren Nixon, Sybil B. Kern, Joseph Stone, Framingham, Hopkinton, Framingham station, Framingham, Massachusetts, Geography of Massachusetts, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Nixon, Richard Nixon, United States

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