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Watercolor and Ink George Washington Memorial

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Watercolor and Ink George Washington Memorial, Thomas W. Tolman, eastern Massachusetts, 1810, decorated with spreadwing eagle, angels, a panoply of arms, and inscribed monuments with memorial and patriotic inscriptions, signed at the bottom "THOMAS W. TOLMAN," in a molded gilt frame, the reverse with extensive genealogical notes, ht. 15 1/2, wd. 17 in.

Provenance: Skinner, January 16, 1993, Lot 148.

Exhibitions: For the Record: Art and Artifacts of the American Family, Bennington, Museum, Bennington, Vermont, November 1-December 31, 2008.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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

Thomas W. Tolman, Sybil Kern, Bennington, Archaeological theory, Archaeology, Bennington, Vermont, Data collection, Evidence law, Humanities, Museology, Seeds, Terminology

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