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    William Holbrook Beard (American, 1824-1900)
    On the Watch, 1870
    Charcoal on paper
    45-1/4 x 34-3/4 inches (114.9 x 88.3 cm) (sight)
    Signed and dated lower left: WHBeard / 1870

    Jeffrey Alan Gallery, New York;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Minor overall paper discoloration with scattered spots of more notable discoloration; handling creases; numerous scattered repaired tears and losses, most notably in lower third of work including a repaired tear starting at lower right edge and extending through lower center of work; in figure, a small spot of repaired loss in underside of knee; Framed Dimensions 52.5 X 41.5 Inches

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