09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) Les Tapisseries

$20,145$17,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937)

Les Tapisseries
Signed "Walter Gay" l.r., titled on a label affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on panel, 18 1/8 x 21 5/8 in. (46.0 x 55.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Fine craquelure, small frame abrasions, surface grime.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

The abrasions are from the rabbet of the frame, plus a small scratch l.l. The painting might benefit from cleaning. There are no other issues to report.

PROVENANCE:
Descended within a Massachusetts family collection.

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Walter Gay, Massachusetts