05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
287A

William Merritt Post (American, 1856-1935) A Cloudy Day

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

William Merritt Post (American, 1856-1935)

A Cloudy Day
Signed "W. Merritt Post" l.r., identified on labels from Vose Galleries, Boston, and
Freeman's, Philadelphia, on the frame backing.
Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in. (64.0 x 76.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered retouch.

Provenance: Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts; Samuel T. Freeman & Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Fine American & European Paintings & Sculpture, Including Works from the Lehman Brothers Collection, December 6, 2009, Lot 70.



Estimate $8,000-12,000

With a label from Guido's Frame Studio on the back of the frame.

Scattered minor dots of retouch to sky. No additional condition issues to report.

Keywords

William Merritt, Philadelphia, Lehman Brothers, Samuel T. Freeman & Co., Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Guido's Frame Studio