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American School, 20th Century Nymphs Dancing on a Newport Beach

Auction:
2930B
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2930B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

American School, 20th Century

Nymphs Dancing on a Newport Beach
Signed and dated "W. K. Bath 1929." Inscribed "William K. Bank [sic] 1926" on the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 25 x 33 in. (63.5 x 83.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Craquelure concentrated in the sky and in the center of the painting. No evidence of retouch visible under black light. No further condition issues to report.
Frame dimensions: 29 x 37 in.


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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Bath, Canvas, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Painting, Pottery, Visual arts

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