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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2841B Boston
September 11, 2015 04:00 PMCalender
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Carleton Wiggins (American, 1848-1932) American Forest in October

$1,169$950
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2841B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 11, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Carleton Wiggins (American, 1848-1932)

American Forest in October
Signed and dated "Carleton Wiggins/1886" l.l., inscribed "American Forest in
October/Carleton Wiggins/191 Montague St. Brkln" on the reverse, canvas stenciled "Prepared by Winsor & Newton/From C.W. Keenan Artist Materials/Brooklyn, New York."
Oil on canvas, 20 x 32 in. (50.8 x 81.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Varnish inconsistencies, minor retouch along edges.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

UV examination shows minor retouch along edges. Paint surface stabile and clean. Abrasions with minor loss along u.r. edge.


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