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Wed, Oct 18, 2023 05:30PM EDT
Lot 111

Bessie Ella Hazen : Laynna Beach

Estimate: $500 - $700

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Bessie Ella Hazen (American, 1862 - 1946): Laynna Beach. Watercolor on cold pressed paper, signed lower right, framed. Notes from previous owner verso.

Born in Waterford, Connecticut, Bessie Hazen became a long-time resident of Los Angeles, known for her landscapes, sometimes with figures. As an artist, she sought visual experiences with nature and traveled widely in California, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico, and Mexico.

23 x 28 inches (frame); 14 1/4 x 20 inches (sight)

Private collection, Madison, WI, USA.


Very good condition; one large time stain in the center of the painting; a few foxing marks throughout.

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