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    Samuel Colman (American, 1832-1920)
    Path by Mosque and Afternoon Conversations (two works)
    Watercolor and gouache on paper, each
    10-1/2 x 17-3/8 inches (26.7 x 44.1 cm) (Path by Mosque, sheet)
    15 x 17-1/4 inches (25.4 x 43.8 cm) (Afternoon Conversations, sheet)
    Afternoon Conversations signed, dated, and inscribed lower right: Sam Colman / Algiers Feb. 1875

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF SAMUEL COLMAN



    Condition Report*: Path by Mosque is laid on board measuring 15.5 x 22.25 inches; there are two small notches of loss in lower and upper left corners as well as light overall surface grime; Afternoon Conversations is laid on board measuring 20 x 23.5 inches; board has loss and cracks throughout - none affecting image; there appears to be light overall paper discoloration and surface grime with a tiny pinhole in lower right corner; however, the rough texture and large grain of paper makes condition issues difficult to discern in both works. Not framed.
    *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.

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    May, 2016
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