Lot 127
  • 127

[Mount Vernon]

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
Sold
12,500 USD
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Description

  • Düring, C.A. Berg Vernon in Virginien [Mount Vernon in Virginia]. 1827 
  • paper, ink, paint
Pen, watercolor, and gouache (sheet: 18 7/8 x 23 7/8 in.; 478 x 605 mm; image: 14 1/2 x 20 in.; 368 x 508 mm), on wove paper, integral brown gouache border with ruled lines in black and white, signed, dated and titled beneath the image in white gouache in a calligraphic hand "Pinx[it]: C:A: Düring.1827. Berg Vernon in Virginien". 

Minor spotting, old fold to center resulting in some crackling.

Catalogue Note

AN IMAGE FROM THE NATIONAL SUBCONSCIOUS: THE HOME OF THE "FATHER OF OUR NATION"
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