06-08-2008 06-08-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2412 Boston
June 8, 2008 11:00 AMCalender
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Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) REGATTA OF THE NEW YORK YACHT CLUB...THE START.

$1,304$1,100
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2412 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 08, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)

REGATTA OF THE NEW YORK YACHT CLUB...THE START. 1854 (Conningham, 5105). Identified in inscriptions in the matrix. Large folio lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 20 3/8 x 30 5/8 in., in a contemporary molded maple frame. Condition: Margins 1 3/8 in. or more, light margin stain, tears into image: u.r. corner, u.l. sky, u.r. sky, l.c., and l.l., several repairs to margin edges.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

repaired tears into image: u.r. corner- 6 1/4 in. tear across u.r. corner going into image about 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. triangle; u.l sky- barely detectible about 1 1.2 in lg.; , u.r. sky- barely detectible about 2 in. lg.; l.c.- jaged tear from edge into image about 1/2 in.; l.l. -above corner about 3/4 in.; crease u.r. corner in image, also several repaired tears and losses on margin edges hidden by mat, few small light stains l. l.margin.

Keywords

Nathaniel Currier, THE NEW YORK YACHT CLUB, REGATTA OF THE NEW YORK YACHT CLUB