05-13-2016 05-13-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2896B Boston
May 13, 2016 4:00PMCalender

William Jurian Kaula (American, 1871-1953) Spring Orchard

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


William Jurian Kaula (American, 1871-1953)

Spring Orchard
Signed "W.J. KAULA" l.r., with a label from Foster Brothers, Boston, affixed to the back of the frame.
Oil on canvas, 10 x 12 in. (25.2 x 30.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor craquelure, discolored varnish, surface grime.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Craquelure appears to be stable. No evidence of retouch under black-light. No further condition issues to report.
Frame dimensions: 17 x 19 in.

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William Jurian Kaula, Canvas, Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Kaul, Kaula, Pottery