02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Attributed to Michele Felice Corne (French/American, 1752-1845) Brig Victory of Salem...and the Eruption of Vesuvius...1810.

$17,625$15,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Michele Felice Corne (French/American, 1752-1845)

Brig Victory of Salem...and the Eruption of Vesuvius...1810. Unsigned, brig identified on stern, view from windward stern, seen under full sail. Mixed media including watercolor, gouache, and pen and ink on paper, sight size 16 1/4 x 22 in., framed. Condition: Water stains u.r., u.c. and l.c. edges, abrasion u.r., not examined out of frame.

N.B. Corne painted and taught in Salem from c. 1799 to 1806, then worked in Boston until 1822.
Estimate $4,000-5,000

Keywords

Michele Felice Corne, Vesuvius, Mixed media