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American School, 19th Century, possibly the work of Thomas Birch (New York and Penns ylvania, 1779-1851), Pennsylvania Landscape: Th...

Auction:
2567B
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2567B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 05, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century, possibly the work of Thomas Birch (New York and Penns

ylvania, 1779-1851), Pennsylvania Landscape: The Village Road. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 x 50 in., in a later frame. Condition: Relined, retouch, minor paint losses u.r., craquelure, surface grime.

Provenance: Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, c. 1960s.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Retouch to angled repaired tear c.r. minor scattered spot to sky and scenery; original stretcher with early nailing appears to be yellow pine.

Keywords

Penns, American School, Thomas Birch, Bernet, Manhattan

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