02-23-200302-23-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2144Boston
February 23, 2003 11:00 AMCalender
18

British School, c. 1860 Portrait of a Barque The Europa Riding Through a Storm.

$4,700$4,000
Auction: Sale #2144 - 2144Location: BostonDate / Time: February 23, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

British School, c. 1860

Portrait of a Barque The Europa Riding Through a Storm. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 21 1/2 x 33 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Excellent, reframed, varnish discoloration.

Provenance: Family descent from sea captain Nathaniel Kinsman, of Salem, Massachusetts who was involved in the China trade, see lot 60.

Note: This is likely painted by a Liverpool artist.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

British School, China, Massachusetts, Nathaniel Kinsman, sea captain , Salem, Liverpool artist