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Samuel S. Carr (1837-1908)
Samuel S. Carr (1837-1908)
Samuel S. Carr (1837-1908)
Samuel S. Carr (1837-1908)
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Samuel S. Carr (1837-1908)

Westward Ho for New York

Details
Samuel S. Carr (1837-1908)
Westward Ho for New York
signed 'S.S. Carr' (lower left)
oil on canvas
10 x 14 in. (25.4 x 35.6 cm.)

Provenance
Sotheby's, New York, 2 December 1993, lot 17.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.

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Tylee Abbott
Tylee Abbott Vice President, Head of American Art

Lot Essay


Samuel S. Carr emigrated from England to the United States via New York in 1863, and it is possible that the present work depicts the start of the artist's journey with his sister and her children.

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