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John Bernard Johnston (American, 1847-1886) Plowing

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1516
Sold for:
$197$160

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

John Bernard Johnston (American, 1847-1886)

Plowing
Signed "John B. Johnston" l.l., identified and titled on an exhibition label from the Essex Institute, Salem, Massachusetts, (see below) affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 12 x 18 in., framed.
Condition: Trimmed and mounted to Masonite, craquelure, retouch.

Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf, Massachusetts and Florida.

Exhibitions: William Morris Hunt and the Summer Art Colony at Magnolia, Massachusetts, 1876-1879, November 18, 1981-February 28, 1982, Essex Institute, Salem, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Frederic Sharf, John Bernard Johnston, Jean Sharf, Magnolia, Salem, Essex Institute, Geography of Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Salem, Massachusetts

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