01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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John Francis Murphy (American, 1853-1921) Twilight

$3,437$2,900
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

John Francis Murphy (American, 1853-1921)

Twilight
Signed "J. Francis Murphy-" l.l., identified on a presentation plaque, a label
from Foster Brothers, Boston, affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 9 x 15 in. (22.9 x 38.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch, craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Craquelure throughout, fine retouch over the network of craquelure to sky area, cleaned around signature l.l., inscribed "G. Wigglesworth" in pencil on a label affixed to the frame verso.

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