03-07-2010 03-07-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2494 Boston
March 7, 2010 11:00 AMCalender
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Jonathan Orne Johnson J.O.J. Frost (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1852-1928) Going Aboard with a Load of Fish, Rolling Sharks, and St...

$8,888$7,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2494 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 07, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Jonathan Orne Johnson "J.O.J." Frost (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1852-1928)

Going Aboard with a Load of Fish, Rolling Sharks, and Stealing Fish Out of a Dory. Unsigned, title taken from an exhibition catalogue from the artist's first large-scale showing of his work. Watercolor base paint on board, 16 x 20 in., in a later molded wood frame. Condition: Very good.

Provenance: Parke-Bernet Galleries, April 8, 1971, Sale # 3186, Lot 27, from the Betty and Albert L. Carpenter Collection, the auction catalogue accompanies the lot.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

Keywords

Jonathan Orne Johnson, Massachusetts, Watercolor base paint, Albert L. Carpenter, Albert L. Carpenter Collection