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Group of Yachting and Marine Ephemera

Auction:
2482
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Group of Yachting and Marine Ephemera, 19th to early 20th century, thirteen sepia toned photographs of assorted sailing and steam vessels, one an advertisement for Bristol, Rhode Island boat builder John B. Herreshoff, three small graphite sketches of sailing vessels, a small watercolor and gouache depiction of two sailing vessels, and a steamship, and an unframed lithograph of a port scene, sizes ranging from 2 1/2 x 3 1/2-9 1/4 x 13 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

John B. Herreshoff, boat builder, Rhode Island, America's Cup, Watercolor painting, Yacht

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