03-03-2013 03-03-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2640B Boston
March 3, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Attributed to Raffael Corsini (Turkish, active Smyrna, 1830-1880) The Brigantine Otisof Philadelphia off Smyrna January 7, 1833.

$1,920$1,600
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2640B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 03, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Raffael Corsini (Turkish, active Smyrna, 1830-1880)

The Brigantine Otisof Philadelphia off Smyrna January 7, 1833. Unsigned, titled below, "Otis of Philadelphia/T. Williams Commander, Smyrna Jan'y 7th 1833." Gouache on paper, 17 x 22 1/8 in., in a later molded and painted wood frame. Condition: Laid down onto thin card, minor foxing, scattered retouch to spots around the edges and abrasions in background sky.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


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Keywords

Philadelphia, Commander, Williams