Will Sparks (American, 1862-1937) 'The Calaveras Bar, Old San Andreas' 14 x 17in
Lot 5
Will Sparks (American, 1862-1937) 'The Calaveras Bar, Old San Andreas' 14 x 17in
Sold for US$ 17,080 inc. premium
Lot Details
Will Sparks (American, 1862-1937)
'The Calaveras Bar, Old San Andreas'
signed 'Will Sparks' (lower right)
oil on board
14 x 17in

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Northern California

    There is an inscription which reads 'The Calaveras Bar, Old San Andreas - Made famous at the scene of the "Jumping Frog" story by Mark Twain.' on an old handwritten label on the reverse. 'For Mr. and Mrs. R.C. Rowland / A Merry Christmas / 1924' is also inscribed on an old card on the reverse.
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