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John George Brown
A STORY OF THE SEA
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
118
John George Brown
A STORY OF THE SEA
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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John George Brown
1831 - 1913
A STORY OF THE SEA
signed J.G. Brown and dated 1883 (lower left)
oil on canvas
25 by 30 inches
(63.5 by 76.2 cm)
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Provenance

The artist
Private collection (sold: Sotheby's, New York, June 2, 1983, lot 62)
Private collection (acquired at the above sale)
Mr. and Mrs. Eddy Nicholson (sold: Christie's, New York, January 28, 1995, lot 831) 

Exhibited

New York, National Academy of Design, Annual Exhibition, 1883, no. 258

Literature

"Fine Arts," Brooklyn Daily Eagle, February 22, 1883, p. 1
"Sales at the Academy," The Studio, April 14, 1883, p. 132
"Fine Arts," Mail and Express, April 17, 1883, p. 3
"Fine Arts," The Nation, vol. 36, April 19, 1883, no. 929, pp. 848-49
"The Academy of Design," The New York Times, April 15, 1883, p. 3
"Sales of Pictures at the National Academy of Design," The New York Times, April 15, 1883, p. 12
"The Academy Exhibition," The Art Amateur, vol. VIII. no. 6, May 1883, pp. 126-28
"The Academy Exhibition," The New York Daily Tribune, May 12, 1883, p. 2
"The Academy Exhibition," The New York Evening Post, April 19, 1883, p. 4
Martha Hoppin, The World of J.G. Brown, Chesterfield, Massachusetts, 2010, p. 211

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