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Brown, John Appleton (1844-1902) Original Signed Pencil Sketch.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Brown, John Appleton (1844-1902) Original Signed Pencil Sketch. Drawing of a country landscape within a sketched frame, with a section of William Cullen Bryant's poem, "The Ages" in Brown's hand beneath, and "Frontispiece" written above the drawing, inscribed in the lower left margin by the artist to "Mr. Chase," William Merritt Chase (1849-1916), on a heathered blue-gray paper, framed, marginal toning and browning, 14 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

John Appleton, Appleton, Chase, Knickerbocker Group, Sketch, Visual arts, William Cullen Bryant, William Merritt Chase

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