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November 3, 2018 10:00AMCalender

Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865) Tobias Bunker Aged 22 Years

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


Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865)

Tobias Bunker Aged 22 Years
Unsigned, inscribed and dated "Painted at Dover Decembr 10th 1834" below the image.
Watercolor on paper, 11 1/4 x 8 1/8 in., in a molded black-painted frame.
Condition: Minor toning, water staining along lower edge.

Provenance: Collection of Hugh Williamson Kelly, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, sold at Skinner, October 28, 1989, Lot 1274.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Joseph Davis, Hugh Williamson Kelly, Sybil Kern, Lancaster