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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 176

    Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908)

    Dory on Dana's Beach, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts

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    Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908)
    Dory on Dana's Beach, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts
    signed 'A.T. Bricher.' (lower right)
    watercolor and gouache on paper
    14½ x 20½ in. (63.8 x 52.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1879.


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    Provenance

    Childs Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, circa 1978.


    Literature

    Coe Kerr Gallery, American Luminism, exhibition catalogue, New York, 1978, n.p., illustrated.
    Schenectady Museum, American Works of Art on Paper 1850-1925, exhibition catalogue, 1980, n.p., illustrated.
    R. Howlett, Lynn Beach Painters: Art Along the North Shore 1880-1920, Lynn, Massachusetts, 1998, p. 21, illustrated (as The White Boat).
    St. Botolph Club, Romance of the Sea, exhibition catalogue, Boston, Massachusetts, 2002, p. 17, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    New York, Coe Kerr Gallery, American Luminism, October 25-November 25, 1978, no. 33.
    Schenectady, New York, Schenectady Museum, American Works of Art on Paper: 1850-1925, January 12-April 6, 1980, no. 10.
    Manchester, New Hampshire, The Currier Gallery of Art, Masterworks by the Artists of New England, April 3-May 16, 1982.
    Boston, Massachusetts, St. Botolph Club, Romance of the Sea, April 10-June 7, 2002 no. 21.