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Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg (French, 1838-1904) Town View Beside a Brook

Auction:
2878B
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2878B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Charles Euphrasie Kuwasseg (French, 1838-1904)

Town View Beside a Brook
Signed and dated "C. Kuwa...eg 188..." l.r., inscribed indistinctly on the reverse.
Oil on panel, 8 5/8 x 6 3/16 in. (21.8 x 15.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered minor abrasions including one obscuring the end of the signature, surface grime.
Estimate $800-1,200

The pencil inscription on the reverse appears to be a dedication or note from an former owner "Found in wreck/...Thierry, France" followed by the date of Aug. 6th, 1918. Inscribed at the bottom are the words, " By Kuwalleg [sic]a/188-"

Abrasions in the upper left quadrant, left center, and lower right quadrant.


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.

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