01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 11:00 AMCalender

Worthington (Thomas) Whittredge (American, 1820-1910) A Grey Day on the Hudson

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


Worthington (Thomas) Whittredge (American, 1820-1910)

A Grey Day on the Hudson, c. 1880
Signed "W. Whittredge" l.r., titled on the reverse, probably in the artist's hand,
identified on a label from William Vareika Fine Arts, Newport, Rhode Island, on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 10 x 17 1/2 in. (25.4 x 44.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor retouch, craquelure.
Estimate $20,000-30,000

Retouch to sky in three small areas: upper center with one 3/4in. long area, also with craquelure, located 2-1/4 inches down from the top; one 1/2 in. long area located 3-1/4 inches down from top; and a dot of retouch on left side measuring 1/4 inch diameter, located 3 inches down from the left corner. Light surface grime.


William Vareika Fine Arts, Rhode Island