01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender

Harry Van der Weyden (American, 1868-1952) The Shimmering Pond

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


Harry Van der Weyden (American, 1868-1952)

The Shimmering Pond
Signed and dated "H. Van der Weyden/ 1902" l.r.
Oil on canvas, 23 3/4 x 28 3/4 in. (60.3 x 73.0 cm), unframed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure, abrasions.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Retouch along a 16-in. vertical line, 5 in. in from the left side; other areas of retouch in u.l. quadrant, including one vertical line measuring 6 in. long and two shorter horizontal lines, 3 and 5 in. across. Area of retouch l.l. measuring 1 x 2 1/2 in. Retouch center right with two small lines, each 2 in., and an area of retouch measuring 4 x 3 in. in upper center. Subtle stretcher bar marks down the center on the canvas. Original canvas has been lined, and there is some wear and separation from the lining along the tacking edge.


Harry Van der Weyden