Sale 18CN02 | Lot 33

Francis Holman

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Lot Details

Lot 33
Francis Holman
British, 1729-1784
The "Earl of Effingham" and Other Ships off the English South Coast
Signed F. Holman and dated 1780 (ll)
Oil on canvas
35 x 59 inches (89 x 150 cm)


Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000
Sold for $11,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Dense old varnish layer; difficult to interpret under UV light. There is a repaired tear with an associated area restoration in the sky above the mainmast of the large ship to the left of center; with a corresponding patch on the reverse. Some other areas of restoration in the sky. Some lines and contours may have been reinforced.


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Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000
Sold for $11,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Wed, May 23, 2018 at 10am EDT
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