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American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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

Description:

American School, Early 19th Century

Constitution & Guerriere
Unsigned, titled above the image.
Watercolor on paper, 7 x 11 1/2 in., in a gilt molded frame.
Condition: Stains, closed tears at left and right edges, paper restoration to u.l. corner.

Note: Restoration undertaken by the Museum of Fine Art, Boston, 1971.
Estimate $400-600

examination of the watercolor out of its frame reveals that the paper has been professionally conserved, and is laid down on another thin sheet of paper to stabilize it and to address the tears.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Boston Harbor, Naval History & Heritage Command, Ships, United States Navy, USS Constitution

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