02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Joseph Honore Maxime Pellegrin (French, 1793-1869) Cadmus of Boston, George Brown.

$5,875$5,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Joseph Honore Maxime Pellegrin (French, 1793-1869)

Cadmus of Boston, George Brown. Signed and dated "Hre Pellegrin a Marseilles an. 1829" l.r., shown from the starboard weather side with French brigantine in the distance under her bow. Mixed media including watercolor, gouache, and graphite on paper, sight size 17 1/2 x 23 3/4 in., in a Rococo Revival gilt gesso frame. Condition: Crease along entire lower edge, scattered stains and foxmarks, overall toning, not examined out of frame.

N.B. The vessel was built in 1816 in Medford, Massachusetts by Thatcher Magoon for Benjamin Rich of Boston.
Estimate $5,500-6,500

Keywords

Joseph Honore Maxime Pellegrin, George Brown, Mixed media, Medford, Benjamin Rich, Massachusetts