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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 195

    John Frederick Peto (1854-1907)

    Still Life with Mug and Pipe

    Price Realised  

    John Frederick Peto (1854-1907)
    Still Life with Mug and Pipe
    inscribed 'Painted By My Father/John Frederick Peto/Helen Peto Smiley' (on the reverse)
    oil on board
    6 x 9¼ in. (15.2 x 23.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    John I.H. Baur.
    Washburn Gallery, New York.
    Private collection, acquired from the above, 1988.
    Sotheby's, New York, 22 May 2002, lot 139.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Southern Collection


    Exhibited

    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, n.d.