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Henry Inman (New York, 1801-1846) Niagara Falls

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Henry Inman (New York, 1801-1846)

Niagara Falls
Unsigned, artist identified on a small plaque affixed to frame.
Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in., depicting small figures including Native Americans overlooking the falls, a storm coming in the sky beyond, in a giltwood and gesso frame.
Condition: Varnish discoloration.
Estimate $300-500

possible old restoration at upper left.


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Keywords

Henry Inman, Canvas, Gesso, Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Oil painting

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