05-11-201805-11-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
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May 11, 2018 10:00 AMCalender
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(Robert) William Wilson Cowell (American, 1819-1898) Shipping in a Storm off the Coast

$4,305$3,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100BLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

(Robert) William Wilson Cowell (American, 1819-1898)

Shipping in a Storm off the Coast
Signed, inscribed, and dated "Robt. W W Cowell/Phila. 1871" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 38 1/2 x 70 1/2 in. (97.8 x 179.1 cm),in a period frame.
Condition: Craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Craquelure is stable, more prominent in the sky. No evidence of retouch.
Framed dimensions are 53 x 86 in.


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William Wilson Cowell