02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Attributed to E.L. Greaves (British, ac. Liverpool, 1870-1885) John Boyd Weymouth N.S.

$4,700$4,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to E.L. Greaves (British, ac. Liverpool, 1870-1885)

John Boyd Weymouth N.S. Unsigned, titled below, brig identified on pennant. Mixed media including watercolor, gouache, and pen and ink on paper, 22 x 30 in., framed. Condition: Losses especially to edges, staining, overall toning.

N.B. The John Boyd was built in Weymouth, Nova Scotia in 1873. F.W. Goodwin and Co. of Digby, Nova Scotia were the owners. The vessel flies the Canadian ensign on the mizzen gaff and is shown with the Liverpool pilot schooner No. 10 to her bow.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

John Boyd Weymouth, Mixed media, John Boyd, Nova Scotia, Digby, F.W. Goodwin and Co.