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American School, 20th Century Nantucket View.

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 20th Century

Nantucket View. Unsigned, inscribed "NANTUCKET" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, depicting a panoramic landscape of the island's town and harbor, 9 x 27 in., in a deeply molded giltwood and gesso frame.
Estimate $400-600

some surface grime, age appears to be early to mid-20th century. There is a yellow tint that initially appears as age, but could be painted in. The piece does not exhibit craquelure, but there is a piece of the gilt-gesso frame affixed to the painting.


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