01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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William A. Breakspeare (British, 1856-1914) View of Maidservant Before a Feast

$15,405$13,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

William A. Breakspeare (British, 1856-1914)

View of Maidservant Before a Feast
Signed "WA Breakspeare" l.r., identified on a label affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 54 1/4 x 36 in. (137.8 x 91.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Inscribed "Catching Trout for His Lordship's Lunch" on the presentation plaque, craquelure throughout, yellowed varnish layer, may benefit from having stretcher keys tightened, no additional condition issues to report.

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William A. Breakspeare