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Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) "Do the thing that he asks, if you are the honest man."

Auction:
3217T
Lot:
1136
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Auction:
Discovery - 3217T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)

"Do the thing that he asks, if you are the honest man." Signed "Orson Lowell" l.l., inscribed with the caption and ".../ms. p. 48" and stamped with the artist's name and address l.r. Pen and ink on paper/board, sight size 23 x 22 in., framed. Condition: Toning, soiling, not examined out of frame.

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

N.B. An exhibition label affixed to the frame backing paper states that this illustration was created to accompany a story in Cosmopolitan magazine, published in August 1930.
Estimate $20-200


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Orson Byron Lowell, Frederic Sharf, Jean Sharf, Orson Lowell

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