Lot 339 of 471:
Reg Carter original watercolor painting  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$360
Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
When Cupid Caddies - original watercolor painting

Author:
Carter, Reg

Place:
Chicago

Publisher:
J.L. Austen Co.

Date:
1902

Description:

Watercolor. In frame: 27x67 cm (10½x26½")

Signed and dated by the artist at lower right. Included is a postcard that was subsequently produced from the painting. This turn of the century scene depicts a family golf course outing with a husband and wife leading, followed by a caddie and then a young couple, then a young boy carrying two golf clubs, and bringing up the rear is another caddie with the dour grandmother keeping watch. Reginald Arthur Lay Carter was a British comics artist from the first half of the 20th century, who contributed mainly to D.C. Thomson and Amalgamated Press.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A few foxing spots; unexamined out of frame.


 
Item number:
308105
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