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New England lobster dory at sea
unsigned, o/c laid down on mahogany panel, 9 by 12.5 in., framed
From the home of a Cambridge, MA doctor.
Child’s Gallery, Newbury St., Boston paper label, purchased in 2001.
Born in Rockland, Maine, Burpee received training from marine painter William Bradford. In the 1880’s his work was included at the Massachusetts Lynn Museum in an exhibit titled “ The Lynn Beach Painters, Sea, Shore and Land