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    Description

    Alice Barber Stephens (American, 1858-1932)
    Sometime, poem illustration, 1896
    Ink wash and gouache on board
    16.25 x 12.25 in. (sight)
    Signed and dated lower right

    PROVENANCE:
    From the Eugene Field (Great American Childs Post) estate;
    San Rafael Auction Gallery, March 12, 2016, lot 244;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    A copy of the poem accompanies this lot.

    Alice Barber Stephens was a student of master illustrator Howard Pyle.


    Condition Report*: Minor to moderate overall paper discoloration; a few spots of foxing; not examined out of frame; framed under glass.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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