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Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century)

Contemplation
Unsigned, back of frame with typed note "MRS. BURROUGHS/ATTEWANGAN HOUSE/1830."
Watercolor on paper, 8 x 10 1/2 in., in a molded gilt frame.
Condition: Minor toning.

Provenance: Stewart E. Gregory, sold at Sotheby Parke Bernet auction, January 27, 1979; Hillary Underwood, Woodstock, Vermont, May 31, 1980.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Mary S. Chapin, Stewart E. Gregory, Sybil Kern, Hillary Underwood, Woodstock, Archaeology, Humanities, Mayfair, Terminology, Upper East Side

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