Sale 18AM01 | Lot 54

William Jacob Hays

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 54
William Jacob Hays
American, 1830-1875
(i) Ferns and Wildflowers and (ii) Two Orchids (Catasetum/Gongora Atropurpurea): Two
The second signed with initials W. H. (ll) and inscribed Catasetum (ll) and Gongora Atropurpurea (cr)
The first oil on paper mounted on canvas; the second oil on canvas
The first 12 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches; the second 6 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches
Provenance of both:
Berry-Hill Galleries, New York


Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $4,062 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Both: Some restoration around the edges, especially at the corners. A few touches in the background

Two orchids: wax relined.


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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $4,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 10am EDT
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