05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Warren W. Sheppard (American, 1858-1937) View of Venice

$3,281$2,700
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Warren W. Sheppard (American, 1858-1937)

View of Venice
Signed "Warren Sheppard" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 16 x 24 in. (40.6 x 61.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure with flaking, patch reinforcement, minor retouch, surface grime.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Stretcher with stamp from John C. Grennell & Company, Brooklyn.

Craquelure with active flaking along the right edge, the largest area located l.r. measuring 3 x 2 inches overall. Another area of craquelure with paint loss at left side, center, which corresponds to a patch reinforcement on the reverse. Retouch to all four corners, and broad thin washed of retouch to the sky.

Keywords

Warren W. Sheppard, John C. Grennell & Company