05-18-2012 05-19-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Malcolm (M.C.) Waite (American, 20th Century) Crashing Waves

$948$800
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Malcolm (M.C.) Waite (American, 20th Century)

Crashing Waves
Signed "M. WAITE" l.l., inscribed "With Bill E...M. Waite Original-1954...MCW" on
the reverse and tacking edge.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 30 in. (61.0 x 76.2 cm), in an Arts & Crafts frame.
Condition: Surface grime, subtle rippling.
Estimate $800-1,200

Very small paint loss (1/16 in) l.c. Canvas surface is speckled with scattered tiny splatters of pigment, more pronounced in the u.r. quadrant. There are some very minor areas of retouch, two on the left side, the larger a line of 3/4 inch and the smaller a 1/4 in. dot. Other minor retouch along upper edge.