Sale 11AM02 | Lot 54

Hermann Ottomar Herzog

Catalogue: American Furniture & Decorative Arts
Hermann Ottomar Herzog

Lot Details

Lot 54
Hermann Ottomar Herzog
American, 1832 - 1932
Sunset in the Florida Everglades
Signed H. Herzog (lr)
Oil on canvas
17 1/8 x 24 inches

Gregory Mescha, Baltimore, MD
By inheritance to Thompson Ellwanger, Baltimore, MD

Estimate: $25,000 - $35,000
Sold for $74,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Strip lining. Surface grime. Two patches on the reverse; one measuring 1 1/2 inches square ar right on bottom, with a possible small repaired tear under 1" x 1 inch; another at upper left about 1 1/2 x 3 inches with corresponding inpaint measuring approximately 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches and again with a possible repaired tear. It is difficult to determine the shape and size of these possible tears under UV exam. Few additional tiny spots of inpaint in sky and at edge where frame rubbing; one minuscule lifting flake of paint at upper left near inpainted repair. Significant craquelure, stretcher marks. There is no inpaint in the vast majority of the painting.

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Estimate: $25,000 - $35,000
Sold for $74,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Furniture & Decorative Arts

Thu, Nov 17, 2011 at 10am EST
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