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Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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

Description:

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)

Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, small boats and vessels of many types populating the river deep into the background, a stand of trees at left, and a dramatic cloud at right, 18 x 24 in., in a molded walnut and parcel-gilt frame.
Condition: Lined, stable craquelure, minor retouch.
The Collection of Dr. Howard P. Diamond.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Few areas of craquelure inpainting, few very small inpainted spots in the sky.


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Thomas Chambers, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Landscape painting, Pottery, Retouch, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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