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Attributed to John Henry Hill (American, 1839-1922) Lake View with Sailboat on a Summer Day

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$504$425

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

Description:

Attributed to John Henry Hill (American, 1839-1922)

Lake View with Sailboat on a Summer Day
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 22 1/4 x 27 1/4 in. (56.5 x 69.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered paint losses, craquelure, surface grime.

Provenance: Collection of Samuel Stickney Hall (1864-1931), Montclair, New Jersey, then by family descent.

N.B. Samuel Stickney Hall, a successful figure in the world of finance in New York City, was an advisor to the Hill family and received works of art as gifts or perhaps as barter for services. The painting at hand was likely received from John Henry Hill and passed down through subsequent generations of the Hall family.


Estimate $600-800

Keywords

John Henry Hill, Montclair, Samuel Stickney Hall, finance, New York City, N.B. Samuel Stickney Hall, advisor, Hall

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