05-13-2016 05-14-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2896B Boston
May 13, 2016 04:00 PMCalender
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Anglo/American School, 19th Century The Apple Gatherer

$1,230$1,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2896B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Anglo/American School, 19th Century

The Apple Gatherer
Signed and dated "S. Blackstone 1893." l.l., title on a presentation plaque.
Oil on canvas, 53 x 56 in. (134.6 x 142.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Major flaking, unsteady craquelure, varnish discoloration, surface grime.

Provenance: A Massachusetts educational institution.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Condition: Area of flaking to the right of the sitter's face. Craquelure concentrated in the upper portion of the painting.
Frame dimension: 68 x 49 in.


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