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    Sale 12197

    Living with Art

    23 - 24 August 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 41

    John Boultbee (British, 1753-1812)

    Flyer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    John Boultbee (British, 1753-1812)
    Flyer
    indistinctly inscribed 'Flyer in the ******** of/ Edward Andrews Esqr/ got by Potoogooooo out of/ Flyer' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    27 ¾ x 35 ¾ in. (70.5 x 90.8 cm.)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Mr. Edward Andrews.
    Mr. and Mrs. Max Farrand, San Marino, California
    Gifted to the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens by the above, 1941.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY, ART COLLECTION AND BOTANICAL GARDENS, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ART ACQUISITIONS FUND