Lot Details

Lot 83
Franklin Brooke Voss
American, 1880-1953
Hydraulic, 1947
Signed F.B. Voss and dated 1947 (ll); inscribed as titled (lr); dedicated HAPPY BIRTHDAY June 11th (lc)
Oil on canvasboard
10 1/8 x 14 inches (25.7 x 35.5 cm)

Sale, Christie's, New York, Jun. 6, 2000, lot 14

Hydraulic, a bay colt, was foaled by Hydromel out of Jalna and was acquired by Paul Mellon in 1937. The day that this picture was painted, June 11, 1947, was Paul Mellon's fortieth birthday.

C Estate of James W. Smith

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $9,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

No apparent restoration. Three tiny paint flakes at lower and upper center edges.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $9,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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