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

Nelson Augustus Moore (American, 1824-1902) Dark Bay, Lake George

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


Nelson Augustus Moore (American, 1824-1902)

Dark Bay, Lake George
Signed "NAMoore/84" l.r., identified and titled on a label from Vose Galleries of Boston affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 12 x 21 in. (30.5 x 53.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined onto a rigid surface, scattered retouch.

Provenance: The Stebbins family collection, Massachusetts.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The lining is adhered with wax and a solid support (aluminium?) is sandwiched between the old and new canvas. There are strokes of retouch to the sky near the upper corners, plus dots of retouch in the immediate foreground (see UV images).

The frame is 14 3/4 x 24 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.

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Nelson Augustus Moore, Stebbins