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Anna Richards Brewster (American, 1870-1952) House of General E. St. J. Chaffee, Matunuck, Rhode Island

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Anna Richards Brewster (American, 1870-1952)

House of General E. St. J. Chaffee, Matunuck, Rhode Island
Stamped with the artist's name and dates on the reverse, titled and dated ".../Probably about 1908-09" in ink beneath the stamp, identified on an unattributed label affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvasboard, 9 x 12 in. (22.9 x 30.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife, Pennsylvania. The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a Pennsylvania art institution.
Estimate $800-1,200


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

Anna Richards Brewster, E. St. J, Economy of the United States, Mellon, Mellon family, Richard Mellon Scaife, Scaife, The Heritage Foundation, Matunuck

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