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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3307M Marlborough
November 2, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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"Rebecca Warren" Silk Needlework and Watercolor Memorial

$1,046$850
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3307M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

"Rebecca Warren" Silk Needlework and Watercolor Memorial, Massachusetts, early 19th century, depicting a woman mourning at an urn on pedestal monument inscribed "Simeon Spaulding/Obt. April 6 1785/Phillip Spaulding/Obt. Oct. 5, 1799 AE 37," beneath a sprawling willow tree on a colorful lawn, in an eglomise mat inscribed "WROUGHT BY REBECCA WARREN. 1085.," in a molded gilt-gesso frame, ht. 23, wd. 20 in.

Note: Col. Simeon Spaulding (1713-1785) was the father of Phillip Spaulding (1762-1799), both lived in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

There is some foxing and toning in the sky, the willow branches are somewhat faded, but the colors in the remainder appear fairly strong.


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Keywords

REBECCA WARREN, Simeon Spaulding, Simeon Spaulding/Obt, Phillip Spaulding, Chelmsford