08-08-2015 08-08-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2838M Marlborough
August 8, 2015 10:00 AMCalender
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American School, 19th Century Portrait of the Bark Tedesco off a Bluff with Lighthouse.

$3,690$3,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2838M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 08, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

Portrait of the Bark Tedesco off a Bluff with Lighthouse.
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, the vessel identified on a pennant and at the bow, flying an American flag off the stern, 17 x 24 in., in a molded giltwood and gesso frame.
Condition: Relined, retouch mostly to sky.

Note: The Boston-bound Tedesco went ashore off Swampscott in January 1857, after sailing from Cadiz, Spain.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Keywords

American School, Spain, Cadiz