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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3278M Marlborough
August 11, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Watercolor and Mica Still Life Theorem of Fruit in a Compote

$6,150$5,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Watercolor and Mica Still Life Theorem of Fruit in a Compote, attributed to Emma Cady, East Chatham, New York, c. 1880, composed of peaches, grapes, plums, a pear, and the artist's signature motif of dangling cherries, 12 1/4 x 10 in., in a giltwood frame.

Provenance: A Goffstown, New Hampshire, Estate; William Smith, Plainfield, New Hampshire, 2005; Stephen Score.

Note: Another example of Cady's work is at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Museum at Colonial Williamsburg.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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