Description

    Peggy Bacon (American, 1895-1987)
    The Haunted Boarding House, 1971
    Watercolor and ink on paper
    11-1/2 x 21-3/4 inches (29.2 x 55.2 cm) (sight)
    Signed, dated, and titled lower left: The Haunted Boarding House / Peggy Bacon 1971

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. AND MRS. HENRY AND MARY ANN GANS

    PROVENANCE:
    Kraushaar Gallery, New York;
    Acquired by the present owners from the above, 1971.

    EXHIBITED:
    The National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington D.C., 1975.

    LITERATURE:
    R.K. Tarell, Peggy Bacon, Personalities and Places, Washington D.C., 1975, p. 51, no. 48, illustrated.


    Condition Report*:

    There appears to be no major condition issues to note; not examined out of frame; framed under acrylic. Framed Dimensions 18.75 X 27.75 X 125 Inches

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - with Glass, Small (view shipping information)

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