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Antonio Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921) The Ship "Dreadnaught" Under Full Sail in Open Water

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2779B
Lot:
369
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2779B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 23, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Antonio Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921)

The Ship "Dreadnaught" Under Full Sail in Open Water
Signed or inscribed "JACOBSEN." l.r., vessel identified on its flag.
Oil on canvas, 20 1/4 x 36 in. (51.4 x 91.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a copy of an invoice from Swain's Art Store, Plainfield, New Jersey, dated March 1, 1982.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

The lining is adhere with wax and may have a solid support sandwiched between the two canvases. The craquelure is very visible but stable. Extensive retouch to the sky and sails.


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.

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Antonio Jacobsen, Plainfield, Swain's Art Store

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