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Abigail Pope (Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) The Good Samaritan

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Abigail Pope (Massachusetts, Early 19th Century)

The Good Samaritan
Signed and dated "ABIGAIL POPE, DORCHESTER 1828" on the eglomise mat.
Watercolor on paper, 17 1/4 x 20 1/4 in., in a gilt-molded frame.
Condition: Partial separation at lower edge, minor staining.

Provenance: Bryce George Muir, October 27, 1982.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Keywords

Bryce George Muir, Sybil Kern, Ethnic groups in Asia, Guilder, Middle East, One cent coin, Samaritan alphabet, Samaritans, Semitic languages

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