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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2841B Boston
September 11, 2015 04:00 PMCalender

James Humbart Craig (Irish, 1877-1944) The Moyle, Co. Antrim

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


James Humbart Craig (Irish, 1877-1944)

The Moyle, Co. Antrim, alternatively titled Ancaram, Ireland
Signed "J.H. Craig" l.r., titled on an exhibition label from The Fine Arts Society
Ltd., London, identified and titled "Ancaram, Ireland" on a label from Clarke Galleries, Stowe, Vermont, both affixed to the reverse.
Oil on panel, 15 x 20 in. (38.1 x 50.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered retouch.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

UV examination shows scattered retouch mostly in sky, with signature fluorescence.

Handwritten text on the Fine Arts Society label reads, The Moyle, Co. Antrim/J.H. Craig, A.R. H. A./ No. 11/1928."

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James Humbart Craig, Clarke Galleries, Ancaram, London, Stowe