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

Frank Henry Shapleigh (American, 1842-1906) Washerwomen

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


Frank Henry Shapleigh (American, 1842-1906)

Signed and dated "F.H. Shapleigh 1874" l.r., titled, inscribed indistinctly, and
signed on the reverse.
Oil on canvas (stretched with Boston tabs), 12 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (32.0 x 19.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Patch reinforcements, retouch, surface grime.
Estimate $800-1,200

Stretched with Boston tabs; patch reinforcements: old repairs with retouch u.c.-2" area that appears to be a mended tear, and l.l.; mild canvas deformation, surface imperfections, highly varnished.


Frank Henry Shapleigh