01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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J.E. Van Bois (Continental, 19th Century) Orientalist River View, Possibly the Nile

$2,607$2,200
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

J.E. Van Bois (Continental, 19th Century)

Orientalist River View, Possibly the Nile
Signed "J.E. Van Bois." l.l.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 42 in. (61.0 x 106.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch, craquelure, minor surface grime.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Two resin stains to the reverse (presumably from consolidation of the paint verso)--one to sail top, one below building to the l.r., retouch to the sky area with the largest area in the u.r. quadrant measuring approximately 1 1/2 x 2 in., scattered retouch to the sky in all four quadrants.

Keywords

E. Van Bois, Nile, paint verso