Sale 16AM02 | Lot 32

Fidelia Bridges

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts
Fidelia Bridges

Lot Details

Lot 32
Fidelia Bridges
American, 1834-1923
Chipmunk by a Forest Pool, 1864
Signed Fidelia Bridges and dated 1864 (lr); inscribed Mrs. C. Clark on the reverse
Oil on millboard, with an arched top
8 5/8 x 12 1/8 inches
Mrs. C. Clark (possibly)

C Property of Elizabeth Mankin, Kent, Connecticut

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $4,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Fine craquelure overall. Frame rubbing. Paint loss at the extreme tips of the lower left and right corners. Possible repair at the upper edge, about 2 1/2 inches from the corner. Varnish appears to be lifting slightly in discrete areas beneath the frame. Some of the craquelure in the lower section appears to fluoresce under UV exam.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $4,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Oct 05, 2016 at 10am EDT
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