April 27, 2021 10:00 EST

American Furniture, Folk and Decorative Arts

 
  Lot 20
 

20

A Charles II canvaswork picture depicting scenes from The Book of Esther
England, mid-17th century

The scenes shown in a vast landscape with various plants and animals, initialed to upper center, "SW," verso retaining old typewritten label, "Oak Room/Mrs. M. Taylor/Killingworth/Locust Valley, Long Island," framed.

16 1/2 in. x 12 in. (sight)

Provenance

A private New Jersey collection.
Sotheby's, New York, The Collection of Irvin & Anita Schorsch: Hidden Glen Farms, January 20-22, 2016, Lot 440.
Sotheby's, New York, October 18, 2006, Lot 148.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. The Collection of Mr & Mrs. Myron C. Taylor, November 3-5, 1960, Lot 270.

Estimated at $3,000 - $5,000


 

The scenes shown in a vast landscape with various plants and animals, initialed to upper center, "SW," verso retaining old typewritten label, "Oak Room/Mrs. M. Taylor/Killingworth/Locust Valley, Long Island," framed.

16 1/2 in. x 12 in. (sight)

Provenance

A private New Jersey collection.
Sotheby's, New York, The Collection of Irvin & Anita Schorsch: Hidden Glen Farms, January 20-22, 2016, Lot 440.
Sotheby's, New York, October 18, 2006, Lot 148.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. The Collection of Mr & Mrs. Myron C. Taylor, November 3-5, 1960, Lot 270.

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