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Oliver Newberry Chaffee (American, 1881-1944) Shells and Flowers

Auction:
2432
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2432
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2008 4:00PM

Description:

Oliver Newberry Chaffee (American, 1881-1944)

Shells and Flowers
Signed "Oliver Chaffee" l.r., identified on labels including Provincetown Art
Association, Provincetown, on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 1/4 in. (61.0 x 51.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Surface grime.

Provenance: From the collection of the Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, Massachusetts.

Exhibition: "Modern Exhibition", Provincetown Art Association, 1928, catalogue no. 26.

N.B. We wish to thank the Provincetown Art Association and Museum for their assistance in cataloguing the lot.

Estimate $800-1,200

The work would benefit from a gentle cleaning. Otherwise there are no visible condition issues to report.

Keywords

Provincetown Art Association, Oliver Newberry Chaffee, Provincetown, Brockton, Massachusetts, Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, Massachusetts

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