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Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Portrait of the American Screw Steamer WESTERNLAND.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$11,258$9,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921)

Portrait of the American Screw Steamer WESTERNLAND. Signed and dated "Antonio Jacobsen 1907 705 Pallisade Av. West Hoboken NJ" l.r., vessel identified on the bow and pennent. Oil on canvas, 22 x 36 in. in original molded giltwood frame. Condition: Puncture c.l., scattered paint losses, surface grime, puncture.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

This painting in found condition with no restoration done. Puncture is about 3/4 in. in sky between the two front masts. Several spots of paint losses, several along edges, some on hull, scattered spot in water and sky.

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