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George Elmer Browne (American, 1871-1946) Harbor View

Auction:
2896B
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$3,936$3,200

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

Description:

George Elmer Browne (American, 1871-1946)

Harbor View
Signed "Geo Elmer Browne" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 19 x 23 in. (48.2 x 58.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Surface grime.

N.B. This work was probably painted in the summer of 1909 when Browne was based in Douarnenez, Brittany. Taking day trips to explore the area, he must have also traveled to the nearby village of Concarneau, the subject of this painting.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Condition: No visible retouch under black light, no further condition issues to report.
Frame dimensions: 28 x 32 in.


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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George Elmer Browne, Concarneau, Douarnenez

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