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American School, Early 20th Century The Schooner Eliza

Auction:
2509
Lot:
985
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

American School, Early 20th Century

The Schooner Eliza Near a Rocky Coastline with Lighthouse. Indistinctly signed "W.C. Tre-----," possibly by Reginald Eugene Nickerson (Massachusetts, 1915-1999) who early in his career painted under the name William C. Trenholm. Oil on canvas, 20 x 36 in., in a molded giltwood frame. Condition: Craquelure, two patch repairs u.l. and u.r., retouch.
Estimate $300-500

Retouch to sails, scattered areas in water, sky, and rocks, craquelure separating in l.r foreground but doesn't appear to be lifting.

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American School, Reginald Eugene Nickerson, William C. Trenholm, Massachusetts

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