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Jay Hall Connaway (American, 1893-1970) Head Harbor Island, Maine

Auction:
2190
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$1,645

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Auction:
Sale #2190 - 2190
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 07, 2003 4:00PM

Description:

Jay Hall Connaway (American, 1893-1970)

Head Harbor Island, Maine
Signed "Jay Connaway" l.l., artist's label on the reverse.
Oil on board, 15 x 23 3/4 in. (38.1 x 60.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor losses/flaking, craquelure.

N.B. Connaway notes on his label that "(t)his painting is one of a series of marines (he) painted off the Maine coast at Head Harbor Island about six miles from the mainland. It was painted shortly after a storm, May 1924."
Estimate $1,800-2,200

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