Folk Art Still Life, Watermelon and Grapes on Platter

Signed I.R. Reed and D.S. Myers
Likely South Carolina based on genealogy

Folk Art Still Life, Watermelon and Grapes on Platter

The picture is accompanied by a note stating the picture was created by cousins Daniel Simmons Myers (1845-1904) and Isabel Rachel Reed (1839-1878) between 1865-1868. Grandparents’ names are recorded on “granny” note found on the verso. We were fortunate to locate family genealogy which includes the artists which is available for the asking.

Item Date: Purportedly 1865 - 1878 per/family note

Estimated Year: 1872

Measurement: Frame: 24.25" x 20.25"; View: 19.75" x 15.75"

Material: Watercolor and gouache on Paper, walnut frame.

Item Condition: Strong color, displays well; toning, trivial imperfections commensurate with ageing.

SKU 925-72

For More Information, Please Contact David Hillier at 978-597-8084 or email drh@aaawt.com.

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