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3167B Boston
November 3, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

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

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


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

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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Mary S. Chapin, Stewart E. Gregory, Sybil Kern, Hillary Underwood, Woodstock