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LARGE OIL/CANVAS OF 3 DOGS ATTRIBUTED TO ARMFIELD: 3 Dogs in an interior, Oil/Canvas, 36" x 48", no visible signature, fine period gilded gesso frame, 49" x 60" x 3". Provenance: The painting was sent from England (mid-late 1800s), by hunters who came to Farmer City by invitation of Franklin Pierce Sangster, DOB 4/23/1852. The family story is these men from England came to hunt on F.P. Sangster's property. When done they told him he needed some dogs. About 6 months later he was told to come to the train and pick up a package. He thought it was live dogs, but when he got there, it was this painting. He was the mayor of the town. The painting survived 2 town fires.

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Relined with scattered touches of inpaint, revarnished.

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LARGE OIL/CANVAS OF 3 DOGS ATTRIBUTED TO ARMFIELD

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000Apr 22, 2018
St. Petersburg, FL, USA