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Corwin Knapp Linson (American, 1864-1959) Sketches made on board S.S. Massachusetts - Barnum & Baily Circus/A Series of Original Drawin

Auction:
3180T
Lot:
1096
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 3180T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 19, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Corwin Knapp Linson (American, 1864-1959)

Sketches made on board S.S. Massachusetts - Barnum & Baily Circus/A Series of Original Drawings and Reproductions. Dated and signed "November--1897--/CORWIN·KNAPP·LINSON" on the title drawing, most others signed, titled, or dated either on the original or in the matrix of the reproductions. Four original charcoal and ink drawings (including the title panel) and five black and white reproductions, sight sizes to 8 1/2 x 10 in., in a common frame. Condition: Original drawings with toning and foxing, reproductions with areas of possible hand embellishment, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $300-500

The overall dimensions of the frame are 35 1/4 x 24 in.


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.

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Corwin Knapp Linson, Book collecting, Foxing, Linson, Papermaking

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