Sale 09AM02 | Lot 50

American School

Catalogue: American Furniture and Decorative Arts
American School

Lot Details

Lot 50
American School
19th/20th Century
Fishing Boats Near the Coast, 1880
Bears signature Butler (ll)
Oil on canvas
17 7/8 x 32 inches

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Canvas trimmed to edge and wax lined. Scattered areas of inpainting, heavy in some places. Repaired 1 1/2" tear at upper edge. Apparent area of damage with dense area of inpaint approximately 3 x 3" in sky above boats. Some pigments fluoresce under UV examination.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Furniture and Decorative Arts

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