894
894

IMPORTANT AMERICAN FOLK ART FROM THE COLLECTION OF BOBBI AND RALPH TERKOWITZ

Joseph H. Davis (1811 - 1865)
PROFILE PORTRAIT OF DORINDA MARIA YORK (B. 1820) AGED 17
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 11,875 USD
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894

IMPORTANT AMERICAN FOLK ART FROM THE COLLECTION OF BOBBI AND RALPH TERKOWITZ

Joseph H. Davis (1811 - 1865)
PROFILE PORTRAIT OF DORINDA MARIA YORK (B. 1820) AGED 17
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 11,875 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Joseph H. Davis (1811 - 1865)
PROFILE PORTRAIT OF DORINDA MARIA YORK (B. 1820) AGED 17
ink and watercolor on paper
9 3/8 by 7 1/8 in.
dated November 27th 1837
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Provenance

Edwina York Cate;
Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch;
Private Collection New York.

Literature

Gail and Norbert Savage, Three New England Watercolor Painters, (Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1974), p.64, no. 99.

Catalogue Note

Dorinda Maria York was the daughter of Thomas and Deborah Elkins York of Durham, New Hampshire.  The relationship of the artist to the members of the York family of Durham, New Hampshire is discussed in Sybil and Arthur Kern, "Joseph H. Davis, Identity Established", The Clarion, Summer 1989, vol. 14, no. 3, p. 50.

Important Americana

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