02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Continental School, early 19th Century Corsair L'Aventare de Bordeaux.

$3,525$3,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Continental School, early 19th Century

Corsair L'Aventare de Bordeaux. Unsigned, identified in early label affixed to reverse. Oil on panel, 19 3/4 x 29 3/4 in., in gilt molded frame. Condition: Retouched, curvature and cracks to panel, scattered minor losses.

N.B. The label affixed to the reverse translates to "Privateer L'Aventare of Bordeaux (1st Empire), having taken many rich prizes of English ships returning from India and other allies of France."
Estimate $3,500-4,500

Keywords

Continental School, India, France