Eliza Ann Robeson

Lot Details

Lot 299
Eliza Ann Robeson
American, 1798-1834
Aurora, circa 1818
Watercolor and gold collage on silk laid down on canvasboard
21 3/4 x 27 inches

Provenance:
Elizabeth (Eliza Ann) Robeson Wells (1798-1834)
Edward Livingston Wells (1834-1880), Son
Mary Hughes Wells Hetzel (1870-1931), Daughter
Dr. Joseph Linn Hetzel, Jr. (1900-1979)
Thence by descent in the family
Christie's, New York, January 26, 1995, lot 76


C Property from the Estate of a Private Collector

Estimate: $20,000 - $40,000
Sold for $20,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Some losses in the water around the ship. A few areas of inpainting in the greens at the lower center and along the right edge. some surface soiling. The silk is lifting from the support panel in places.


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Estimate: $20,000 - $40,000
Sold for $20,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Cherished: American Folk Art & Toys from the Estate of a Private Collector

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