Lot 128: PAINTING OIL ON CANVAS ELLEN B FARR PEPPER TREE FROM HISTORIC CASTLE GREEN PASADENA CA COMMISSIONED BY COL GEORGE GILL GREEN (The Patent Medicine King).
TERRA INCOGNITA Fall Western Cowboy, Native American, Sporting, Advertising, Decoy, Gun, Knife, & Photography Auction
November 1, 2016
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: Painting consigned from DIRECT DESCENDANT OF G.G. Green. From Green family members it is reported that Mr. Col G.G. Green was friends with the artist Ellen B Farr. That Mr. Green directly commissioned Ellen Farr to paint this painting. It was also told that this painting likely hung for some time in the Historic Castle Green and later was removed to the home of Col G.G. Green on the East Coast. Mr. Green loved to look at the pepper trees while working/living in the East. Framed, about 44" Wide X 49" + Tall, Viewable artwork 36" Wide X 42 1/2" Tall. PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A VERY LARGE OVERSIZED ITEM. SHIPPING WILL BE CONSIDERABLY HIGH AND DUE TO IT BEING FRAGILE THE ITEM WILL NEED A SPECIAL BOX AND SPECIAL HANDLING/PACKING. DUE TO THESE SPECIAL BOXES AND HANDLING/PACKING "EXTRAS" THERE WILL BE ADDITIONAL CHARGES TO BOX/PACK/SHIP THIS ITEM. IT IS HIGHLY SUGGESTED TO PICK THIS ITEM UP IN PERSON HOWEVER WE WILL BOX IT. ADDITIONAL COST OF SPECIAL BOX WILL BE $200/$300 AND PACKING WILL BE $250. SO PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY WHILE CONSIDERING TO BID. IT ALSO IS STRONGLY SUGGESTED THAT INSURANCE BE PURCHASED FOR SHIPPING. THANK YOU.