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Elisha Taylor Baker (New York/Connecticut, 1827-1890) Sunrise, from Shore to Ship

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Elisha Taylor Baker (New York/Connecticut, 1827-1890)

Sunrise, from Shore to Ship
Signed "E.T. Baker" l.l., titled on a label affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 14 x 22 in., in a gilt-gesso frame.
Condition: Relined, specks of inpainting in sky, the upper left area of the sky appears subtly different than the rest of the sky under ultraviolet light.

Provenance: Godel & Co., New York, New York.
The Collection of Dr. Howard P. Diamond.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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.

Keywords

Elisha Taylor Baker, Academy Awards, Cinema of the United States, Conservation and restoration, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Film, Image processing, Inpainting

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