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William Hart (American, 1823-1894) Cattle near a River

Auction:
2779B
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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

Description:

William Hart (American, 1823-1894)

Cattle near a River
Signed and dated "WM HART 1887" l.r., inscribed "Wm Hart 1887" in a later hand on
the stretcher.
Oil on board, 10 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. (26.3 x 21.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Abraded along left edge, scattered paint losses near lower edge.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

There are rubs and losses along the edges plus a pinpoint loss in the trees u.c. The work might benefit from cleaning. The craquelure is fine and stable.


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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