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Attributed to Thomas Mellish, (English, ac. 1761–78) Shipping off Dover.

Auction:
2255
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$2,938$2,500

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

Description:

Attributed to Thomas Mellish, (English, ac. 1761–78)

Shipping off Dover. Signed "Mellish Pinx" l.r. and identified by penciled inscriptions on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, showing several vessels in rough coastal waters with distant cliffs of Dover, 18 1/2 x 25 1/4 in., in a molded giltwood frame. Condition: Relined, craquelure, minor retouch.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

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Thomas Mellish, Dover

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