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Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869), Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 1

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869)

Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 15th 1852
Signed and dated "Sr. Pellegrin Marseilles 1852" l.r., titled below the image.
Watercolor and gouache on paper, 19 x 25 1/2 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame.
Condition: Abrasions/pigment loss in sky, minor toning, frame with numerous chips and gesso losses.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Harrisburg, France, United Kingdom, United States, Gesso, Gilding, Gouache, Pellegrin, Visual arts

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