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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3390B Marlborough
May 31, 2020 12:00 PMCalender

Adolph Schreyer (German, 1828-1899) Wagon at Rest at the Water's Edge

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3390B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 31, 2020 12:00PM


Adolph Schreyer (German, 1828-1899)

Wagon at Rest at the Water's Edge
Signed "Ad. Schreyer" l.r.
Oil on canvas, 23 x 37 3/4 in. (58.5 x 96.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, repair between the wagon wheels in l.l. quadrant, scattered stable craquelure.

Provenance: Robert Zeitlin, Boston; Skinner, Inc., American & European Paintings & Prints, September 7, 2001, Lot 232; to William Postar, Boston; through to the current Massachusetts collection.

N.B. The work was confirmed as an original Adolf Schreyer by Dr. Christoph Andreas at the time of the auction in 2001, and subsequently reconfirmed for the current auction.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

With a partial label from Arthur Tooth (London) on the stretcher, and a label from Louvre Frame Company, New York City, on the back of the frame.

Framed dimensions are 30 1/2 x 45 1/4 x 2 inches.

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Adolf Schreyer, Christoph Andreas, Robert Zeitlin, William Postar, Adolph Schreyer