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Jack Eastman Brown (American, 1922-2000) Quiet Street

Auction:
3217T
Lot:
1160
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

Jack Eastman Brown (American, 1922-2000)

Quiet Street. Signed "Jack Brown" l.r. Oil on canvas, 11 x 14 in., framed (in a liner). Condition: Abrasion l.l., surface grime.

Provenance: The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife, Pennsylvania. The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a Pennsylvania art institution.

N.B. A well-known and loved artist on Nantucket, Jack Eastman Brown painted there from 1978 until his death in 2000. We would like to thank Deborah Brown Sosebee, the artist's daughter, for her kind assistance cataloging this lot.
Estimate $600-800


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Deborah Brown Sosebee, American society, Mellon, Mellon family, Richard Mellon Scaife, Scaife, The Heritage Foundation, United States

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