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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2977B Boston
January 27, 2017 12:00PMCalender

Ernest Lee Major (American, 1864-1950) Melisande

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2977B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 27, 2017 4:00PM


Ernest Lee Major (American, 1864-1950)

Melisande alternatively titled Girl with a Ring
Unsigned, identified on labels from Jordan Marsh Company, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, and Vose Galleries, Boston, in an envelope attached to the reverse.
Pastel on paper, sight size 25 1/4 x 19 3/4 in. (64.1 x 50.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Pinholes at corners, c.l., and c.r., not examined out of frame.

Exhibition: Thirteenth Annual Exhibition of Paintings, Jordan Marsh Company, May 11-May 23, 1942.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Framed dimensions: 33 1/2 x 27 3/4 in.

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Jordan Marsh Company, Ernest Lee, Lee Major, Vose