Sale 17AM01 | Lot 26

William Preston Phelps

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts
William Preston Phelps

Lot Details

Lot 26
William Preston Phelps
American, 1848-1917
Mount Monadnock
Signed W P Phelps (ll); inscribed Monadnock Autumn - Stone Pond / Marlborough NH on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
18 x 30 1/8 inches
Henry Petty, Lowell, MA, circa 1929
Florence Petty McHale, by descent, circa 1952
Gwendolyn McHale Paiva and Carl H. Paiva, New York and Bermuda, 1982

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Not examined out of frame. Superficial scratches at center and at right, most notably a vertical scratch roughly 6-7 inches in length toward the right. One or two dings, one at upper left.

Area of restoration at upper right of possible small tear in vicinity of stretcher edge, with associated area of inpaint about 1 x 1 1/2 inches. Another small repair of possible puncture at upper left, with small area of inpaint. Scattered inpaint along edges.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

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