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Henry Farrer (American, 1843-1903) Picturesque Cottage by a Pond

Auction:
3180T
Lot:
1391
Sold for:
$123$100

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

Description:

Henry Farrer (American, 1843-1903)

Picturesque Cottage by a Pond
. Signed and dated "H. Farrer 1889" in the plate l.l., inscribed "Copyright 1889...New York" in the plate at the u.l. edge. Etching on paper, 18 3/4 x 29 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Foxing, toning, minor surface losses to l.c., trimmed to the edges of the plate, laid down on a secondary support sheet.
Estimate $200-300

Stamped Bratep's Art Shop, New London, Connecticut, and dated "1939" in pencil, both on the frame backing. Much of theinscription at the upper left edge was cropped off when the print was trimmed along the plate mark.


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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Etching, Farrer, Foxing, Henry Farrer, Plate, Tonalism, Visual arts

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