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Watercolor Mourning Picture for Jabez Hatch Weld

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Jabez Hatch Weld, New England, c. 1824, the central urn on an inscribed monument base with weeping woman beneath a willow tree, eglomise mat, gilt-molded frame, ht. 16 1/2, wd. 16 1/2 in. (sight).

Provenance: Descended through the Hatch family; Good and Hutchinson Antiques, Sheffield, Massachusetts.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $800-1,200

Minor toning to sheet; spots of foxing in the willow tree, paint loss to eglomise mat.


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Keywords

Sybil Kern, Archaeological theory, Culture, Data collection, Evidence law, Humanities, Scientific method, Seeds, Sybil, Terminology, Weeping

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