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Ecclesiastical Department, Studio of Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933), The Epiphany (Adoration of the Magi), Suggestion for

Auction:
2841B
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2841B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 11, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Ecclesiastical Department, Studio of Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933)

The Epiphany (Adoration of the Magi), Suggestion for the Window for Rev. W.W. Memminger, All Saints Church, Atlanta, Georgia
Identified on the window mat, signed or inscribed "Approved By"/"Louis C. Tiffany"
l.r., titled in ink on the back of the mat.
Watercolor on paper, sight size 11 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (29.3 x 15.0 cm), framed.
Condition: The watercolor is sandwiched between two pieces of mat board, the windows being cut to mimic the window shape, some water staining to the mat that does not appear to affect the watercolor, not examined out of mat.

Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Atlanta, Adoration of the Magi, Mat, Painting, Stool-or-mat, Tiffany & Co., Watercolor painting

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