09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Edward Moran (American, 1829-1901) Ships at Sunset

$27,255$23,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Edward Moran (American, 1829-1901)

Ships at Sunset
Signed "Edward Moran" l.l., artist identified on a presentation plaque,
with a label from Edward A. Walz and Co., Philadelphia, on the back of the frame.
Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch, small area of craquelure with lifting, scattered craquelure.

Provenance: Harris Galleries, New York, 1916, purchased by Lucien H. Washburn of Stony Point, New York, as a wedding gift to Mr. Frank C. Knapp; by descent to Katheryn Knapp Cronin; by descent to the current owner.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

Minor frame abrasion along top edge. Painting has been cleaned and restretched.

Keywords

Edward Moran, Philadelphia, Edward A. Walz and Co., Frank C. Knapp, Harris Galleries, Katheryn Knapp Cronin, Lucien H. Washburn