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Harold Saxton Burr (American, 1889-1973) The Bridge

Auction:
2646M
Lot:
250A
Sold for:
$720$600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2646M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 17, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Harold Saxton Burr (American, 1889-1973)

The Bridge
Signed "Saxton Burr" l.r., titled on a exhibition label affixed to the reverse.
Oil on board, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered surface losses along the edges, accretions, surface grime.

N.B. The label affixed to the reverse appears to be from the Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, Connecticut. While the label does not include the name of the art association or any date, it references the W.S. Eaton Prize and the Museum Purchase Prize, two awards offered at the Lyme Art Association annual exhibition.
Estimate $600-800

With an unfinished composition on the reverse.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Harold Saxton Burr, The Bridge, Lyme Art Association, Old Lyme, Connecticut, the Lyme Art Association annual, the Museum Purchase Prize, the W.S. Eaton Prize, Museum Purchase Prize, Education, Old Lyme, Connecticut

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