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George Arthur Hays (American, 1854-1945) Watering Place

Auction:
2387
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$3,250$3,250

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2387
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2007 4:00PM

Description:

George Arthur Hays (American, 1854-1945)

Watering Place
Signed "GA Hays" l.l., artist and title inscribed, probably in the artist's hand, on
the reverse, a partial period label from the Providence Art Club affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Tear u.c., craquelure with lifting and separating, surface grime.


Provenance: Purchased from the artist, then by descent to the present owner.
Estimate $1,500-3,000

Some mildewing in paint layer visible under blacklight. No apparent inpainting under blacklight. Tear approx. 3/4 in. in length. Some staining to canvas verso.

Keywords

George Arthur Hays, Providence Art Club, Hays, Inpainting

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