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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3167B Boston
November 3, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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Attributed to the "Blue Hand" Artist (American, 19th Century) Portrait of a Young Lady

$492$400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to the "Blue Hand" Artist (American, 19th Century)

Portrait of a Young Lady
Unsigned.
Watercolor and fabric on paper, 4 x 3 in., in a reeded and painted frame.
Condition: Minor spotting, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Estate of Philip H. Cumings of Grassy Lane Farm, Woodstock, Vermont, sold by Duane Merrill Auction, May 23, 1992.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Philip H. Cumings, Sybil Kern, Duane Merrill, Woodstock, Guilder, Human behavior, Humanities, One cent coin, Visual arts, Watercolor painting