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South American School, 20th Century Two Garden Views: Courtyard with Fountain

Auction:
2864T
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Discovery - 2864T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 12, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

South American School, 20th Century

Two Garden Views: Courtyard with Fountain and Allée Flanked by Urns. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, sizes to 32 x 21 1/4 in., unframed. Condition: Minor paint losses, craquelure, surface accretions and grime.

Provenance: Purchased in South America, most likely in the 1930s, by an American who traveled widely across the continent, with a focus on Ecuador.
Estimate $200-400

Courtyard measures 22 1/8 x 30 1/2 in. Allée measures 32 x 21 1/4 in.


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

Ecuador, Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Pottery

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