01-29-2010 01-29-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2493 Boston
January 29, 2010 12:00PMCalender
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Henry James Johnstone (British, 1835-1907) "Old Rover"

$1,659$1,400
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2493 Location: Boston Date / Time: January 29, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

Henry James Johnstone (British, 1835-1907)

"Old Rover"
Signed "H.J. Johnstone" l.l., titled in a later hand on the reverse, inscribed "
Rover Johnstone" on the back of the window mat, a label from Thomas Agnew & Sons, London, Manchester, and Liverpool, affixed to the reverse.
Watercolor on paper mounted onto board, sight size 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (19.1 x 14.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle rippling/mounting bubbles, supporting board adhered to window mat at edges.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Mounted to mat board, old adhesive residue to margins, sheet size 8 1/4 x 6 3/8 in., board size 9 3/8 x 7 3/4 in., mat board taped to window mat.

Keywords

Henry James Johnstone, London, Manchester, Thomas Agnew & Sons