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English School, 19th Century Portrait of a Yacht

Auction:
2900T
Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2900T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 01, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

English School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Yacht
Signed "R.B. Davies" l.r.
Oil on artist board, the two-masted vessel flying a Union Jack off the stern, distant landscape beyond, 13 x 18 in., in an exotic wood veneer frame and gilt liner.
Condition: Minor retouch, especially to address frame abrasion along right edge.

Note: The portrait is reportedly of an America's Cup yacht.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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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America's Cup, Yacht

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