30 January 2008
V. D. Nickerson (American, active, 1880-1895)
The schooner Delaware
signed 'V D Nickerson-86-' (lower right)
pastel on paper
18 x 30in. (45.7 x 76.2 cm.)
painted in 1886
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The artist was probably from Cleveland, Ohio and was known to have painted in and around the Great Lakes region.
This lot is paper laid down on canvas.
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