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Arthur Quartley (American, 1839-1886) Rocks Near Gloucester, Mass.

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
420
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Arthur Quartley (American, 1839-1886)

Rocks Near Gloucester, Mass.
Signed indistinctly l.r., titled and signed "...A. Quartley" in pencil on the
stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 12 x 26 in., framed.
Condition: Abrasion to l.r. quadrant, rippling, craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $300-500

L-shaped abrasion (3/4 x 1/2 in.), just shy of tearing through the canvas, located l.r. quadrant, 2-1/2 inches up from the bottom and 4-1/2 inches in from the right edge.

The pencil inscription on the stretcher is located on the vertical element, left side, when seen from the back of the work.

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Arthur Quartley, Massachusetts, Gloucester

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