10-27-2013 10-27-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2680B Boston
October 27, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

After Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900) Starrucca Viaduct, Pennsylvania.

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2680B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 27, 2013 10:00AM


After Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823-1900)

Starrucca Viaduct, Pennsylvania. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 1/4 x 33 1/2 in., in a period molded giltwood frame. Condition: Minor retouch, craquelure, scattered reinforcement patches of fabric and adhesive material applied to back of canvas.

Provenance: Ex Paul and Cheryl Scott collection.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Retouch to a few small spots in background sky at u.r. center and in water and foliage at l.c. The canvas is sagging a bit and lines of stretcher edges can be seen, the craquelure is pretty even all over the canvas, but appears fairly stable,

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American School, New England, Cheryl Scott, Ex Paul