Anna Eliza Hardy (American, 1839-1934)
Signed "A E Hardy" l.r.
Oil on academy board, 10 1/4 x 8 1/2 in. (26.0 x 21.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor retouch and surface grime, small abrasion c.r.
Provenance: The Stebbins family collection, Massachusetts, purchased from Chris Beetles Gallery, London.
There is natural fluorescence as well as scattered retouch. Most is quite minor; the largest area is to the underside of the upper-most leaf. There is a surface abrasion about 3/8 inches to the right side of the vase.
The frame is 15 x 13 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.
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