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Cape Cod Contemporary Paintings

August 9, 2006

Lot #18
Temp #10185
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For $700.00   (hammer price)
 $805.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated August 14, 2006

Description

HEATHER E. BRAGINGTON-SMITH American, d. 1997 "Boston Pilot Boat, D.J. Lawlor." Dated 1989. Signed lower left. The Schooner was built at Gloucester in 1896 and was in the pilot service until 1934. She was purchased by Roscoe H. Prior, long active in Boston Port affairs, and Ephraim W. Higgins of Wellfleet, formerly first officer of the 'Leviathan.' She was used as a press boat at the time of President Roosevelt's trip to Campobello in 1936. Oil on canvas, 10" x 20". Framed.

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