03-02-2019 03-02-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3222B Boston
March 2, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard

$6,150$5,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard, after George Cooke, engraved by W.I. Bennett, New York, c. 1834, hand-colored aquatint showing the city across the river with the capitol in the background, image ht. 17 3/8, wd. 24 1/2 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Image has moderate overall toning, repaired hole at the left edge, and tears in the upper left corner. The margins measure: top, left, and right, 3/4 in., bottom 1 3/4 in.


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Keywords

George Cooke