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3222B Boston
March 2, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 02, 2019 10:00AM


Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century)

Watercolor on paper, 13 3/4 x 12 1/2 in., in a gilt-molded frame with green mat.
Condition: Wrinkling, minor toning and spotting, laid down on heavier paper.

Provenance: Ron Bourgeault auction, August 8, 1977.

Exhibitions: Reflections of 19th Century America: Folk Art from the Collection of Sybil B. and Arthur B. Kern, Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, Massachusetts, September 19, 1979-June 15, 1980.
Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art.
Estimate $300-500

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Arthur B. Kern, Mary S. Chapin, Ron Bourgeault, Sybil Kern, Lexington