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Edward Henry Potthast (American, 1857-1927) Congressional Library

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Edward Henry Potthast (American, 1857-1927)

Congressional Library
Signed "E. Potthast" l.l., titled on a label from The Century art department affixed to the frame backing.
Pencil, gouache, and watercolor en grisaille on paper/board, sight size 21 x 18 1/2 in. (53.3 x 47.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf, Masschusetts and Florida.

N.B. This work was reviewed via digital photographs by Mary L. Ran and will be included in her forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the work of Edward Potthast (1857-1927).
Estimate $800-1,200

Framed dimensions: 27 1/2 x 25 1/4 in.


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Edward Henry Potthast, Frederic Sharf, Jean Sharf, Mary L. Ran, Potthast, Visual arts, Watercolor painting

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