Sale 17AM02 | Lot 13

John Frederick Kensett

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 13
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

This painting will be included in the forthcoming John F. Kensett catalogue raisonne being prepared under the direction of Dr. John Driscoll.

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

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