Sale 16AM02 | Lot 18

William Louis Sonntag

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts
William Louis Sonntag

Lot Details

Lot 18
William Louis Sonntag
American, 1822-1900
Sailboats at Sunset, 1875
Signed with conjoined initials and dated 1875 (ll)
Oil on canvas
32 x 55 1/2 inches



C The Thurston Collection

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Overly aggressively cleaned. Wax lined, flattened craquelure. Two tears near the right edge, above and below the horizon line, each approximately two to three inches long. Two small repaired holes (each approximately 1/2 inch in diameter) in the sky at upper center, all with associated inpaint. Scattered inpaint, largely in the sky. Not examined out of frame.


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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

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