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May 13, 2016 04:00 PMCalender
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Derek George Montague Gardner (British, 1914-2007) "Drying her topsails"/His Britannic Majesty's Ship "WARRIOR" at anchor

$1,476$1,200
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2896B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Derek George Montague Gardner (British, 1914-2007)

"Drying her topsails"/His Britannic Majesty's Ship "WARRIOR" at anchor
Signed "Derek.G.M/GARDNER" l.l., numbered, titled, inscribed, signed, and dated "DG 157.../Derek GM Gardner/R.S.M.A./1980" on the verso.
Watercolor on paper, 7 7/8 x 10 1/2 in. (20.0 x 26.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor toning.
Estimate $800-1,200

Further identified on a label from P. Polak Fine Art Dealers, London, affixed to the frame backing.

Horizontal pencil line across the bottom edge, 1/8 inch up from the bottom of the sheet.


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