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    FRANK WARREN MARSHALL (American, 1866-1930)
    Portrait of Dorothy Marshall Ling
    Charcoal on paper laid on cardboard
    9-3/4 x 7-3/4 inches (24.8 x 19.7 cm) (sight)
    Signed in pencil lower right: F W Marshall
    Inscribed in the artist's hand verso: Dorothy Marshall Ling / 652 Angell St. / Prov. R. I.

    THE JEAN AND GRAHAM DEVOE WILLIFORD CHARITABLE TRUST


    Known as 'dean' of Rhode Island illustrators, Frank Marshall was also a landscape painter, silversmith and goldsmith. He was active in Providence, Rhode Island; Cape Ann and Gloucester, Massachusetts; and Boothbay Harbor, Maine where he spent his summers. He studied at the Rhode Island School of Design in the early 1880s, and in Paris in 1885 at the Academie Julian.


    Condition Report*:

    Small hole in paper near right center margin. Possibly some slight time toning. Matted and unframed. Slight paper abrasion upper right corner. Otherwise good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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