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Aldro Thompson Hibbard (American, 1886-1972) Moosilauke Mountain, New Hampshire

Auction:
2673B
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$9,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2673B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 20, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Aldro Thompson Hibbard (American, 1886-1972)

Moosilauke Mountain, New Hampshire
Signed "A.T. Hibbard" l.l., identified on a gummed label affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in. (61.2 x 91.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure, surface grime.

Provenance: Purchased in the 1940s, then by descent within the family.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Numbered in pencil "#15115" on the stretcher and on the frame. Numbered "#117" on the gummed label on the stretcher.

Stable craquelure through the sky and mountains, less in the foreground. A subtle vertical line in the paint surface at the u.r. quadrant which appears to be original and done while the paint was wet. Surface grime with some small accretions that present as tiny white dots.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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