02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Attributed to Thomas Luny (British, 1758-1837) British Frigate off the Mediterranean Coast at Sunset.

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

Description:

Attributed to Thomas Luny (British, 1758-1837)

British Frigate off the Mediterranean Coast at Sunset. Indistinctly signed and dated "1828" l.l. Oil on panel, 11 1/2 x 15 1/2 in., in a molded gilt frame. Condition: Surface grime.

N.B. Luny was for periods a purser in the Royal Navy. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1780.
Estimate $3,000-3,500

Keywords

Thomas Luny, Mediterranean Coast, Royal Navy, purser , Royal Academy