09-12-2008 09-13-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2422 Boston
September 12, 2008 12:00 PMCalender
405

Attributed to Johann Heinrich Fuseli (Swiss, 1741-1825) Salome with the Head of John the Baptist

$1,007$850
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2422 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 12, 2008 12:00PM

Description:

Attributed to Johann Heinrich Fuseli (Swiss, 1741-1825)

Salome with the Head of John the Baptist
Unsigned, identified in information affixed to the reverse.
Ink, wash, and graphite on cream laid paper with watermark "FWilding 1795," 12 1/4 x 8 5/8 in. (31.1 x 21.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Fading, minor repairs, loss to u.l. corner

Provenance: Ex-collection of Victor Sordan (1901-1985); to a New York State Institution.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Johann Heinrich Fuseli, Head , New York State Institution, Victor Sordan