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Thomas Buttersworth Jr. (English, 1797-1842) An Armed Customs Cutter Pursuing a Smuggling Lugger off the Eddystone Lighthouse

Auction:
3121M
Lot:
849
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2018 4:30PM

Description:

Thomas Buttersworth Jr. (English, 1797-1842)

An Armed Customs Cutter Pursuing a Smuggling Lugger off the Eddystone Lighthouse
Signed "T. Buttersworth" l.r.
Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in., in a modern gilt-gesso frame.
Condition: Relined, small areas of retouch in sky associated with repaired punctures, small areas of retouch in the water.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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.

Keywords

Thomas Buttersworth Jr., Canvas, Cutter, Eddystone, Five, Gesso, Navigation, Radio, Retouch, Thomas Buttersworth, Visual arts

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