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January 26, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

William Franklin Jackson (American, 1850-1936) Field of Poppies and Lupine with View to a Bay

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


William Franklin Jackson (American, 1850-1936)

Field of Poppies and Lupine with View to a Bay
Signed "W.F. Jackson" l.l.
Oil on canvas mounted to pressed paperboard, 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 in. (25.0 x 35.0 cm),framed.
Condition: Signature probably reinforced or added later, surface grime, canvas separating from the mount.

Provenance: Purchased by the current owner at a charity auction on Boston's north shore. The location of the landscape may be Tomales Bay, Marin County.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

The canvas has separated from the pressed paperboard mounting for about 4-5 inches along the top and bottom edges measured from the left corners. The adhesive used to mount the canvas appears to have been very light. There is a small uneven cut at the edge of the canvas and paperboard support located in the u.l. corner. Signature fluoresces.

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William Franklin Jackson