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John Joseph Enneking (American, 1841-1916) Trout Pond

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

John Joseph Enneking (American, 1841-1916)

Trout Pond
Signed "Enneking" l.r., titled on a label from Haley & Steele, Boston, affixed to the frame backing.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 30 in. (61.0 x 75.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, areas of craquelure, minor surface grime.

Provenance: A private Massachusetts collection.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Framed dimensions are 32 x 38 inches.
Stamped "R.C. VOSE" on the stretcher.

General condition is good. Wax lined, with no evident crushing of the impasto, which is richly painted overall. Craquelure in area of heavy impasto on rocks to u.r. Minimal, subtle bulge to canvas at upper right quadrant.


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

American people of German descent, Boston School, Craquelure, John Joseph Enneking, Painting, Visual arts

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