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Albert Francis King (American, 1854-1945) Still Life with Cherries in a Cabbage Leaf

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
265
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Albert Francis King (American, 1854-1945)

Still Life with Cherries in a Cabbage Leaf
Signed "AF KING" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 11 5/8 x 14 1/2 in. (29.5 x 37.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Patch reinforcement, scattered retouch, fine craquelure, surface grime.

Provenance: The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife, Pennsylvania. The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a Pennsylvania art institution.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Frame dimensions are 16 1/4 x 19 1/4 inches, with a modern presentation plaque identifying the artist.


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

Albert Francis King, American society, Economy of the United States, Mellon, Mellon family, Retouch, Richard Mellon Scaife, Scaife, The Heritage Foundation, United States

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