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American School, 19th/20th Century A Looker On

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

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

Description:

American School, 19th/20th Century

A Looker On
Unsigned, inscribed "H" and titled within a pencil inscription on the reverse.
Oil on panel, 7 3/16 x 10 in. (18.3 x 25.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Hairline crack to panel at u.l. edge, small abrasion to l.l. corner, minor surface grime.

Estimate $2,500-3,500

Pencil inscription on the reverse reads: 0 89 Dr. J. C. Chase./This picture has been pronounced/By competent judges as being a/work of art./This picure was purchased at the Auction Room/by Dr. Chase for small "Amt." of 18.00 which he prises verry [sic] highly./"A Looker On"

Inscribed "Chase 127..." in pencil on the back of the frame.

Keywords

J. C. Chase, American School, Forfeda

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