Lot 54
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Abbott Fuller Graves

Estimate
30,000 - 50,000 USD
Sold
60,000 USD
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Description

  • Abbott Fuller Graves
  • Bouquet of Peonies
  • signed Abbott Graves and dated 88 (lower right)
  • oil on canvas

Provenance

Boston Art Club, Boston, Massachusetts, 1888 (acquired from the artist)
Private collection 
By descent to the present owner

Exhibited

(possibly) Paris, France, Salon of 1888 (as Peonies)
Paris, France, Universal Exposition, 1889, no. 128, illustrated

Literature

Frank T. Robinson, Living New England Artists, Boston, Massachusetts, 1888, p. 88, illustrated opp. p. 86
Theodore Child, "The Paris Salon," The Art Amateur, vol. 19, June 1888, p. 2 (as Peonies)
Annette Blaugrund, et. al.Paris 1889: American Artists at the Universal Exposition, New York, 1989, p. 278
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