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Mary Ellen Best (1809-1891)
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Mary Ellen Best (1809-1891)

A woman paring apples

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Mary Ellen Best (1809-1891)
A woman paring apples
inscribed 'No 1. Girl paring Apples/(drawn by) Miss Bes/York' (on the backboard)
pencil and watercolour
8 5/8 x 11¼ in. (21.9 x 28.6 cm.)
Literature
Caroline Davidson, The world of Mary Ellen Best, Chatto & Windus, 1985, p.55.
Exhibited
Northern Academy of Arts, Newcastle, August 1831.
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