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Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970) Winter Scene with Horse-drawn Sleighs and Covered Bridge

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3072B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 26, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Maud Lewis (Canadian, 1903-1970)

Winter Scene with Horse-drawn Sleighs and Covered Bridge
Signed "MAud./LEWIS" l.r.
Oil on pressed paperboard, 12 x 13 7/8 in. (30.3 x 35.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor accretions and surface grime.

Provenance: Purchased from the artist in the mid-1960s (probably 1962) in Digby, Nova Scotia; by family descent to the current owner.
Estimate $3,500-5,500

The work might benefit from cleaning. There are no other condition issues to report.


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.

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Arts, Digby, Digby, Nova Scotia, Disability in the arts, Maud, Maud Lewis, Nova Scotia, Visual arts

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