February 04, 2022 09:00 AM EST Asheville, North Carolina


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Louis Orr

(American, 1879-1961)

St. Mary's College, Raleigh, signed lower right "Louis Orr", inscribed verso "St. Mary's School (Episcopalian) Raleigh, from left to right: Chapel, West Wing, Sneeds, and West Rock (one of the first buildings constructed on campus)", graphite on paper, sight 11 x 9 in. in.; gallery style black metal frame, 20-1/4 x 16-1/4 in.

Note: This original drawing served as the basis for one of the 51 etchings completed by Louis Orr depicting views of North Carolina. The project was conceived and underwritten by Robert Lee Humber as a way to preserve the landscape of North Carolina and provide affordable original artwork to schools, institutions, and individuals.

Provenance:Humber Family, North Carolina

Condition:

archivally hinged into acid free mat, not examined out of frame, paper slightly darkened, small specks of discoloration scattered over surface, tape residue verso; frame with light wear

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,046
02/04/2022

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