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Watercolor Mourning Picture for the Cory Family

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

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


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Sarah Munro, Sybil Kern, Film, Munro, Sybil, Tiverton, Willow

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