Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 13, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 327

Unsigned Watercolor of Strawberries, 19th C

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from a Private Collection, Savannah, GA

Description:

Unsigned Watercolor of Strawberries, 19th C, botanical watercolor of a strawberry plant, with Hammer Galleries label on verso reading "JA-2377 Sketch of Strawberries, From the J.M.W. Turner collection of the Late John Anderson, Jr. Author of The Unknown Turner, Founder of The Anderson Galleries". We reached out to Hammer Galleries who indicated that similar letters appear every few years but that there is no connection to Turner. The work matted and framed. Frame size: 17 5/8 in. x 14 5/8 in. Sheet size: 12 5/8 in. x 8 1/2 in.

Measurements: Height: by sight, 10 3/4 in. x Width: 7 1/2 in.

Condition:

Overall good condition, toning and some spotting to paper, mat burn, mat toned and with some foxing, not viewed out of frame.

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