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    Description

    John George Brown (American, 1831-1913)
    School Bound, 1873
    Oil on canvas
    18 x 14 inches (45.7 x 35.6 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: J.G. Brown / 1873

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, New York, December 6, 1991, lot 38;
    Private collection, Dallas, acquired from the above.

    We are grateful to Martha Hoppin, author of The World of J.G. Brown, for her gracious assistance in cataloguing this painting.


    Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000.

    Condition Report*: Glue-lined canvas; minor craquelure; a faint thin abrasion to varnish - only visible in raking light in tree trunk; under UV light, there appears to be tiny careful touches at figure's temple and a couple possible small spots in figure's dress; however, a discolored varnish makes reading this painting difficult.
    Framed Dimensions 24 X 20 Inches
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