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    Sale 2487 | Lot 1
    Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
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    • Sale 2487 Lot 1

      CHARLES ETHAN PORTER (1847 - 1923)
      Strawberries in a Basket.

      Oil on linen canvas, circa 1888. 304x406 mm; 12x16 inches. Signed in oil, lower right.

      Provenance: Peg Alston Fine Arts, New York; private collection, New York (1992).

      Porter often painted still lifes of fruit, with a combination of naturalism and attention to beauty. A similar painting, Strawberries, 1888, is in the collection of Charlynn and Warren Goins, New York. Cummings cat. 30, p. 77.

      Estimate $20,000 - 30,000


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