05-15-2009 05-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2459 Boston
May 15, 2009 04:00 PMCalender
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Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900) On the Lake

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2459 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2009 4:00PM

Description:

Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900)

On the Lake
Signed, inscribed, and dated "J F Cropsey xmas 1887" l.r.
Watercolor on paper, sight size 7 1/2 x 14 1/4 in. (19.1 x 36.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, subtle rippling, adhered to supporting mat (with front mat glued along top).

N.B. This work will be included in a forthcoming catalogue raisonne of Cropsey's works in watercolor by the Newington-Cropsey Foundation. We would like to thank the Newington-Cropsey Foundation for their kind assistance with cataloging this lot.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

View of full sheet obstructed by glued beveled and backing mat, however, the sheet is not hinged or adhered along right, left, or bottom margin, but may be taped verso along top margin to backing sheet and possibly glued recto to beveled mat.

Keywords

Francis Cropsey, Newington-Cropsey Foundation, Lake Signed