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Italian School, early 19th Century Brig Good Hope. R.F. Chase, Master, Entering and Leaving the Harbour of Palermo.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Italian School, early 19th Century

Brig Good Hope. R.F. Chase, Master, Entering and Leaving the Harbour of Palermo. Unsigned, vessel identified below, on bow of foreground vessel inscribed "Good Hope,"and on the stern of retreating vessel to left inscribed "Good Hope Boston." Watercolor and gouache on paper, 19 3/4 x 26 1/2 in., in a later molded giltwood frame. Condition: Lower left margin removed, 3 x 4 1/2 empty area backed with thin card and paper tacked on edges with glue, minor toning, minor small stains in sky.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Not laid down, 3 x 4 1/2 in. area at lower rt. corner was removed at some point, the toning is primarily on margin under image,small light stains u.r. and c.rt. sky appprox. 1/2 x 1/8 in.

Keywords

Italian School, Harbour of Palermo, Hope Boston, c.rt , Gouache, Painting, Watercolor painting

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