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Ruby Devol (Vicinity of Westport Point, Massachusetts, 1804-1866) Portrait of Ann Potter

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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

Description:

Ruby Devol (Vicinity of Westport Point, Massachusetts, 1804-1866)

Portrait of Ann Potter
Signed "Ann Potter's Profile drawn by Ruby Devol" at top of image.
Watercolor and ink on paper, 8 x 6 in., in a molded and red-painted frame.
Condition: Toned, not examined out of frame.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Sybil Kern, Ruby Devol, Ann Potter, Devol, Film, Potter, Ruby, Sybil, Visual arts, Watercolor painting

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