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Frederick Tudgay (British, 1841-1921) Portrait of the British Clipper Ship Miltiades with Distant Lighthouse and Vessels.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

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

Description:

Frederick Tudgay (British, 1841-1921)

Portrait of the British Clipper Ship Miltiades with Distant Lighthouse and Vessels. Signed and dated "F. Tudgay 1871" l.r. Oil on canvas, 19 3/4 x 30 in., in a later gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Small paint loss u.l. sky, relined, scattered retouch.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

The paint loss u.l. about 3/16 in. lg., Numerous unobtrusive scattered small spots of retouch primarily in sky and water but some on vessel, not noticeable unless under black light.

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Frederick Tudgay, Distant Lighthouse

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