05-15-2009 05-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2459 Boston
May 15, 2009 4:00PMCalender
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Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863-1949) King Sesostris Between the Gods Amun and Horus-Ra

$11,850$10,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2459 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2009 4:00PM

Description:

Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863-1949)

King Sesostris Between the Gods Amun and Horus-Ra/An Egyptian Hieroglyph Bas-Relief Trompe L'Oeil
Signed or inscribed "JOSEPH LINDON SMITH" l.l., identified on labels including one
from Doll & Richards Inc., Boston, affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 29 1/4 x 34 1/2 in. (74.3 x 87.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure.

Estimate $4,000-6,000

Restretched with expansion bolt stretchers to a slightly larger format (with some of the old tacking margin visible within the frame).

Keywords

Joseph Lindon Smith, Sesostris Between, Doll & Richards Inc.