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Charles Herbert Woodbury (American, 1864-1940) Rocks by the Sea

Auction:
2779B
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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

Description:

Charles Herbert Woodbury (American, 1864-1940)

Rocks by the Sea
Signed, dated, and inscribed "Class Sketch 1912/Charles H Woodbury" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 20 x 27 in. (50.8 x 68.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Inscribed "The Co.../Ogunquit, Me." numbered "#262" and inscribed "$40.00" all on the stop of the stretcher, and with a partial gummed label with the number "19" also on the stretcher.

One area of probable retouch measuring 1-1/4 x 1/2 inch, located on the center right side, 7-1/4 inches in from the right edge and 9-1/2 inches down from the top of the canvas. Areas of stable craquelure.


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