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Fall Americana and Paintings Auction

November 17 - November 19, 2016

Lot #860
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$18,000.00(hammer price)
 $21,600.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedDecember 6, 2016

Description

CHINESE SCHOOL
19th Century

The Hongs at Canton with Spanish, American, English and Dutch flags. Unsigned. Label verso marked Brought from China by Anson Burlingame Minister to China. Given to Miss Mary Orne companion to Mrs. Burlingame and bought from her descendant Mrs. Wm. A. King".
Provenance:
George Considine, Dartmouth, Massachusetts.
E.N. Herreshoff, Rhode Island
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Oil on canvas, 16" x 23.5". Framed 19" x 27"."

Condition

Inpaint repair to two holes in sky. Ripple to upper left and upper right corners, relined.

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