11-01-2003 11-01-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2241 Boston
November 1, 2003 11:00 AMCalender
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American School, 19th Century View of Mount Washington.

$1,998$1,700
Auction: Sale #2241 - 2241 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 01, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

View of Mount Washington. Unsigned. Circa 1875. Oil on canvas, depicting the view from a country road with cottages, figures, and farm animals in the foreground, sight size 11 1/2 x 19 1/2 in., in a gilt gesso frame with scrolled foliage. Condition: Canvas stabilized on the reverse, scattered areas of retouch.

Note: Included in the lot are some photocopied notes and information relating to the cleaning of the painting, its close resemblance to another painting by F.E. Wright, and two copies of a print with a similar view entitled Mount Washington from the Coway Road.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

American School, Mount Washington, Coway Road