05-21-2010 05-21-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2507 Boston
May 21, 2010 12:00PMCalender

Jonathan Bradley Morse (American, 1834-1898) Woodland Stream

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2507 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 21, 2010 12:00PM


Jonathan Bradley Morse (American, 1834-1898)

Woodland Stream
Signed "J. B. Morse" l.r., artist identified in a pencil inscription, in a later
hand on the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 22 x 13 1/2 in. (55.9 x 34.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Flaking/losses, retouch, craquelure, subtle canvas deformations, surface grime.

Estimate $700-900

Scattered fine flaking along right, bottom, and left frame liners, gold metallic paint from frame to u.r. approx. 3/4 x 1/4 in., approximately three areas of thin washes of retouch to l.r. and l.l. quadrants with the largest area in the l.l. quadrant approx. 1 x 1 in.


Jonathan Bradley Morse, Woodland Stream, gold metallic paint, Continuum mechanics, Tensors