02-07-2014 02-07-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2704B Boston
February 7, 2014 4:00PMCalender
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Dutch School, 17th Century Style Still Life with Shells and Insects

$6,150$5,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2704B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 07, 2014 4:00PM

Description:

Dutch School, 17th Century Style

Still Life with Shells and Insects
Unsigned.
Oil on panel, 11 5/8 x 14 7/8 in. (29.5 x 37.8 cm), in a Hermann Dudley Murphy for Carrig Rohane Arts & Crafts frame.
Condition: Varnish inconsistencies, craquelure.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Frame signed "19 [inscribed 'm'] 11/Carrig-Rohane 936/Thulin-Murphy Co./Boston" on the reverse. Streaky varnish consistencies, no additional condition issues to report.

Original panel has been thinned and mounted to the panel that is visible on the back.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Dutch School, Dudley Murphy, Thulin-Murphy Co.