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Susan March Phillipps (British, 1757-1837) Naples Shore with Mount Vesuvius in the Distance

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
629
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Susan March Phillipps (British, 1757-1837)

Naples Shore with Mount Vesuvius in the Distance
Signed and dated "Susan March Phillipps 1798" in ink beneath the image l.l.
Ink and watercolor on paper, image size 13 1/2 x 18 in. (34.2 x 45.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, sheet mounted to a secondary support paper, unmatted, framed behind a reverse-painted glass "mat."

N.B. Susan March Phillipps was the daughter of Charles Lisle and Anne Lisle, wife of Thomas March Phillipps, mother of four children, including Charles March Phillipps, MP.
Estimate $200-300

With a label from Shreve Crump & Low Company, Boston, on the back of the frame. Partial labels on the frame backing board with a London address. Also inscribed with the artist's name and date of the work in a later hand on the backing board.


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

Thomas March Phillipps, Charles Lisle, Charles March Phillipps, Anne Lisle, B. Susan March Phillipps, Susan March Phillipps, Charles March-Phillipps, Naples

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