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3167B Boston
November 3, 2018 10:00AMCalender

Watercolor Mourning Picture for the Cory Family

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


Watercolor Mourning Picture for the Cory Family, Sarah Munro, Tiverton, Rhode Island, area, c. 1802, designed as four obelisks and a weeping woman among willows and a low arcade, all above stylized rows of shrubs, fencing, and brickwork, (paper with toning, repairs, abrasions, and losses), 14 x 16 1/2 in. (sight), in an eglomise mat and giltwood frame.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $600-800

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Sarah Munro, Sybil Kern