Sale 13BE01 | Lot 14

Henry Pember Smith American, 1854-1907 Venetian Backwater

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts
Henry Pember Smith American, 1854-1907 Venetian Backwater

Lot Details

Lot 14
Henry Pember Smith American, 1854-1907 Venetian Backwater
American, 1854-1907
Venetian Backwater
Signed Henry P. Smith (lr); inscribed An ...lace in Venice on an old partial label on the reverse
Oil on canvas
28 x 20 inches


Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Dirty yellowed varnish. Frame rubbing, with some corresponding inpaint in the lower right corner. There is a repaired hole, with corresponding inpaint and a patch on the reverse, in the sky at the center right approximately 1/4 x 1/4 inch. There is another area of inpaint an inch above the repaired hole, approximately 1 x 1 inch. No further restoration is visible under UV light.


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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

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