02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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A. Le Prevost (French, ac. 1860-1868) Ship Fanny Fern of Bath Entering the Port of Havre.

$5,581$4,750
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

A. Le Prevost (French, ac. 1860-1868)

Ship Fanny Fern of Bath Entering the Port of Havre. Signed and dated "A. Le Prevost Havre 1860" l.r., shown flying an American flag. Mixed media including watercolor and pen and ink on paper, sight 11 1/2 x 17 in., framed. Condition: Scattered stains and foxmarks, light toning, not examined out of frame.

N.B. Le Prevost appears to have been popular among Maine sea captains. The reverse bears the label of The Old Print Shop.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Port of Havre, Fanny Fern, Bath, Mixed media, Maine, Maine sea