Lot Details

John Frederick Kensett
American, 1816-1872
Seascape with Figures (Seascape), 1861
Signed with conjoined initials JFK and dated '61 (lr); titled on labels affixed to the back of the frame and stretcher
Oil on canvas
6 3/8 x 10 inches
Paul Magriel, New York
Kennedy Galleries, New York
John K. Howat, New York

C Property from the Estate of Anne H. and John K. Howat

Estimate: $80,000 - $130,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Lined. Brown tape on the stretcher extends over the extreme edge of the canvas. Frame rubbing. A few light touches of inpaint in the sky at right, the largest measuring about 1/4 x 1/4 inch. Possibly a fine edge of inpaint at the extreme lower right, not at all encroaching upon the signature, which does not fluoresce.

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Estimate: $80,000 - $130,000

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Oct 04, 2017 at 10am EDT