02-03-2012 02-03-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2581B Boston
February 3, 2012 12:00PMCalender
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Sam Barber (American, b. 1943) Roses of Nantucket

$6,518$5,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2581B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 03, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Sam Barber (American, b. 1943)

Roses of Nantucket
Signed "SBarber" l.r., identified on a presentation plaque, with a label from Wally
Findlay Galleries, Palm Beach, affixed to the backing.
Oil on canvas, 40 x 48 in. (101.6 x 121.9 cm), in a Guido Frame.
Condition: Good.

Literature: Sam Barber by the Seashore: Paintings of Hyannis Port, Nantucket and other New England Ports O'Call, exhibition catalogue, Wally Findlay Gallery, Palm Beach, February 7 through March 3, 1991, p. 16.

N.B. A copy of the exhibition catalogue accompanies the lot.

Estimate $2,500-3,500

Naturally occurring pigment fluorescence, no additional condition issues to report.

Keywords

Sam Barber, Palm Beach, Hyannis Port, Wally Findlay Gallery, Massachusetts, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, Nantucket, Massachusetts