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Richard Faxon (French, ac. 1859-1875) Portrait of the Barque Lizzie Boggs

Auction:
2255
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Richard Faxon (French, ac. 1859-1875)

Portrait of the Barque Lizzie Boggs. Signed "R Faxon Bordeaux" l.r., ship identified on pennant and in an inscription l.l. "Bk Lizzie Boggs, Cap'n J. Dizer." Oil on canvas, 19 3/4 x 28 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Relined, minor inpainting in sky.

Note: The Lizzie Boggs was built in Warren, Maine, in 1854 and was owned by P. Boggs and Company.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Keywords

Lizzie Boggs, Richard Faxon, Maine, Warren

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