Three (3) European Watercolor Paintings, including a pastoral manor house and butterflies. 1st item: European watercolor on paper painting depicting a large manor house surrounded by a lake and trees. Unsigned. Housed in a contempororary carved gilt frame. Sight – 5" H x 8 1/4" W. Framed – 13 3/4" H x 16 1/2" W. 2nd & 3rd items: Pair of English watercolor on paper paintings depicting butterflies, one with very faint penciled initials reading G. S. Note en verso reads, "Watercolor hand done/removed from an album/property of the Secket family./Date of drawing 1824. Believed to be done by G. Savage". W. Graham Arader III gallery label en verso. Housed in matching gilt frames. Sight – 4 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W. Framed – 9 1/4" H x 10 1/4" W. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition, light abrasions to frame. 2nd & 3rd items: Black butterfly painting in overall good condition. Red butterfly painting with some toning, small area of discoloration upper left corner. Both frames with light abrasions.
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