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Bessie Onahotema Potter (Keyes) Vonnoh (American, 1872-1955) Mother and Child

Auction:
2459
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2459
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2009 4:00PM

Description:

Bessie Onahotema Potter (Keyes) Vonnoh (American, 1872-1955)

Mother and Child
Signed, numbered, and foundry stamped "Bessie Potter Vonnoh...XV...ROMAN BRONZE
WORKS, N-Y" in the cast on the base.
Bronze with dark brown patina, approximately 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (16.5 x 16.5 x 8.9 cm), on an oval wood plinth.
Condition: Minor surface grime.

Provenance: Through a Newport, Rhode Island estate.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Dust on surface, no additional condition issues to report.

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Bessie Onahotema Potter (Keyes), ROMAN BRONZE, Rhode Island

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