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Henry Roderick Newman (American, 1833-1918) Queen Nefertiti

Auction:
2470
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2470
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 11, 2009 12:00PM

Description:

Henry Roderick Newman (American, 1833-1918)

Queen Nefertiti, c. 1896-1899
Signed "HR Newman" l.r., and inscribed "...The figure to the right of the door of
the Temple of Abu Simbel near the 2nd Cataract...Fuller/22 Feby 1945" in pencil on the reverse, with a label from Alexander Reeves Fine Art, Richmond, Virginia, on the paper backing.
Watercolor on linen-backed paper, 18 x 9 3/4 in. (45.7 x 24.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Trimmed sheet, cloth tape hinged, small restored tear u.l.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Henry Roderick Newman, Nefertiti, Virginia, Richmond, Temple of Abu Simbel, Cataract, Alexander Reeves Fine Art, Painting, Watercolor painting

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