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William Howard Yorke (British, 1847-1921) Portrait of the British Ship J.D. EVERETT.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

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

Description:

William Howard Yorke (British, 1847-1921)

Portrait of the British Ship J.D. EVERETT. Signed "W.H. YORKE" l.r., ship identified in inscription at l.c. and indistinctly on bow. Oil on canvas, 12 x 18 1/4 in., unframed. Condition: Small tear c.l., several specks of paint losses on edges.

Note: William Howard Yorke (1847-1921) and his father, William G. Yorke, settled in Liverpool, England, about 1855. They were both marine artists. While William G. Yorke departed for New York, his son continued in England. William H. Yorke's paintings have a distinctive use of bow and stern reflections.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

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William Howard Yorke, United Kingdom, William G. Yorke

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