03-04-2012 03-04-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2585B Boston
March 4, 2012 11:00 AMCalender
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Jonathan Orne Johnson "J.O.J." Frost (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1852-1928) THE BAY VIEW.

$5,925$5,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2585B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 04, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Jonathan Orne Johnson "J.O.J." Frost (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1852-1928)

THE BAY VIEW. Signed "J.O.J.F." l.l., titled and rowing figures identified J.O.J. Frost/Stroke, Charles Coates, Joe Coffin, John Coffin" in inscriptions below. Oil on board, 8 1/4 x 34 in., in a period molded wood frame. Condition: Very good.

Provenance: The painting is reported to have been sold in the 1920s by J.O.J. Frost to a Marblehead, Massachusetts, couple, and was displayed at their summer home in Martha's Vineyard.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Marblehead, Massachusetts, Jonathan Orne Johnson, Charles Coates, J.O.J. Frost/Stroke, Joe Coffin, John Coffin