Sale 16AM01 | Lot 45

James Edward Buttersworth

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts
James Edward Buttersworth

Lot Details

Lot 45
James Edward Buttersworth
American/British, 1817-1894
Sailing Ships Passing a Lighthouse
Signed J. E. Bu... (lr); inscribed faintly on the reverse
Oil on panel
7 x 9 1/8 inches
Unframed



C Property of a Private Long Island Collector

Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for $4,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Surface grime and dirty (most notably at upper left), stretcher marks, stains, overall faint craquelure. Damage to paint surface at LR corner, extending into the signature, with some repair/inpaint and loss. Dense, dirty old varnish layer.


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Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for $4,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Apr 06, 2016 at 10am EDT
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