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Clement Drew (American, 1806-1889) Schooner Head Mt. Desert.

Auction:
2509
Lot:
996
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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

Description:

Clement Drew (American, 1806-1889)

Schooner Head Mt. Desert. Signed "C. Drew" l.r., titled, signed, and indistinctly dated on the reverse. Oil on academy board, 9 x 11 3/4 in., in a period-style molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Craquelure.
Estimate $800-1,200

There is stable craquelure on the academy board overall; the paint is slightly lifting on a 3/4 in. line of craquelure located in the sky at the upper right, near the corner,. There are several small unobtrusive paint losses around the perimeter of the panel due to frame rub.

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