Lot 226

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Corinna Morgiana Luria (American/New Orleans, 1890-1975, act. Newcomb College, 1910-1916), "Two Women Fishing", watercolor on paper, signed lower right, 14 1/2 in. x 20 1/4 in., framed. Provenance: Henry Plauché Dart (1853-1934), thence by descent; Estate of Jane and Stewart Maunsell. Note: Born in New Orleans in 1890, Corinna Luria was a student at Newcomb Art School and studied under Ellsworth Woodward. She received her Diploma in Art in 1913, enrolled in the Graduate Art Program from 1913-15, and was listed as an Art Craftsman from 1915-16. An accomplished watercolorist who also decorated Newcomb Pottery, Luria often depicted scenes of New Orleans and the surrounding area, such as the charming watercolor offered here. In 1915, her works were exhibited at the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. Ref.: Poesch, Jessie. Newcomb Pottery: An Enterprise for Southern Women, 1895-1940. Atglen, PA: Shiffer Publishing, Ltd., 1984.

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