The Valuable Collection of Paintings belonging to Thomas B. Harned, Esq., One of the Literary Executors of Walt Whitman and Oil Portraits of Noted Americans…Relics of George and Martha Washington…to be sold…May 28 and 29, 1917…


Auction catalog featuring the Harned Collection of mostly 19th century European and American paintings including a pen and ink sketch by Rembrandt and a small landscape by J.M.W. Turner. Additional sections devoted to portraits of American historical figures, silhouettes by Charles Willson Peale’s Museum and by Auguste Edouart, ivory miniatures, and ceramics, jewelry, and other items owned by George and Martha Washington. The latter includes a book from President Washington’s library: a presentation copy of National Arithmetick.


Description: The Valuable Collection of Paintings belonging to Thomas B. Harned, Esq., One of the Literary Executors of Walt Whitman and Oil Portraits of Noted Americans…Relics of George and Martha Washington…to be sold…May 28 and 29, 1917…

Philadelphia: Stan V. Henkels, [1917]. Catalogue No. 1193. 63pp. 4to. Printed, stiff paper wrappers. Half tone illustrations. Auction bidding slip laid in. A few pencil marks and an annotation in margins; very good.

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Price: $45.00

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