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Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847-1919) Autumn Landscape

Auction:
2779B
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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

Description:

Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847-1919)

Autumn Landscape
Signed "R.A. Blakelock" l.r.
Oil on panel, 5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Probable old retouch, crazing, craquelure, varnish inconsistencies.

N.B. The painting bears a label from the University of Nebraska Blakelock Inventory, listing it as No. 682, Category II.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

The retouch - if it is retouch - would be old and minor. The craquelure is fine and stable. There is also fine alligatoring, primarily the darker green pigments. The work might benefit from cleaning.


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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Ralph Albert Blakelock, Autumn Landscape, University of Nebraska Blakelock Inventory, the University of Nebraska

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