Sale 18CN02 | Lot 55

Anglo-Chinese School

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters
Anglo-Chinese School

Lot Details

Lot 55
Anglo-Chinese School
19th Century
The Barque "Bristow" at Sea (Entering Hong Kong)
Oil on canvas laid to board
21 x 29 inches (53.3 x 73.7 cm)
Frost & Reed, London, stock no. 30558
Vose Galleries, Boston, MA, stock no. 20627
According to the Frost & Reed label on the reverse, the barque Bristow was built in Liverpool in 1854 for Townsend and Spearing and was commanded by Captain Hoodless.

C Property of a Long Island Private Estate

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $1,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Visible craquelure in the lower register. Inpainted cracks in both sky and water. Restored lines running parallel to the left and right edges, replacing losses presumably caused by stretcher marks. Some touches on the ship and its sales. Canvas rippling along the right edge. Scrapes, some areas of raised paint surface in the sky.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $1,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Wed, May 23, 2018 at 10am EDT
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