Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

George A. Hays (American, 1854-1945) Ploughing

Auction:
2839T
Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$861$700

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2839T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 02, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

George A. Hays (American, 1854-1945)

Ploughing
Signed "G.A. Hays" l.l., inscribed "Ploughing/GA Hays 21/1" on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 22 x 36 (55.8 x 91.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure, minor varnish discoloration, retouch.
Estimate $700-900

UV examination shows 4 in. area of retouch in foreground l.r. , corresponding to patch on verso. The sky has also been overpainted in areas.


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.

Keywords

Hays, Lithics, Retouch

Departments

Specialists