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American School, 19th Century View of Sunnyside (Pink House with Green Shutters)

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1508
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

American School, 19th Century

View of Sunnyside (Pink House with Green Shutters)
Unsigned, c. 1850.
Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 1/4 in., framed.
Condition: Stable craquelure, lined, minor retouch.

Provenance: The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife, Pennsylvania. The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a Pennsylvania art institution.
Estimate $500-700

The lining is adhered with glue. The retouch is minor dashes, primarily to the craquelure (which is stable).


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

Craquelure, Economy of the United States, Mellon, Mellon family, Richard Mellon Scaife, Scaife, State-space representation, The Heritage Foundation

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