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Joseph Rusling Meeker (American, 1827-1889) Winter Scene.

Auction:
2482
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

Joseph Rusling Meeker (American, 1827-1889)

Winter Scene. Signed and dated on reverse "J. R. Meeker/Nov. 20, 1849." Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in., in a gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Some scattered inpainting, minor losses around edges.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Minor scattered spots of retouch to craquelure lines on house, a few spots upper background sky, and foreground ice. It is stained yellow from tobacco so it could use a good cleaning.

Keywords

Joseph Rusling Meeker, Image processing, Inpainting

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