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    Sale 2249

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part II

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 337

    Edwin Austin Abbey (Philadelphia 1852-1911 London)

    With pride upon her brown

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Edwin Austin Abbey (Philadelphia 1852-1911 London)
    With pride upon her brown
    signed 'E.A.Abbey'
    black chalk, pen and black ink, grey wash, heightened with white
    17 x 25¾ in. (432 x 654 mm.)


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    Provenance

    Possibly C. Parsons (editor of Harper's).
    R. Coggins, Georgia.


    Exhibited

    Washington, D.C., Federal Reserve Board, Art for Collectors, 1978, no. 1.