09-21-2018 09-21-2018
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3140B Boston
September 21, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909) Setting Sail at Sunset

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


George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909)

Setting Sail at Sunset
Signed "G.H. McCord ANA" l.l., identified and dated "...1906" on a label affixed to the frame.
Oil on board, 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Stable craquelure, minor retouch.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Retouch to the center of the sky and along the right edge. Some fluorescence in the foreground water and sails on the left, which may be naturally occuring from the brown pigment. Craquelure is stable. No additional condition issues to report.

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George Herbert McCord