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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3455B Marlborough
September 25, 2020 12:00 PMCalender

Continental School, 19th Century Sunset on the Bosphorus

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3455B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: September 25, 2020 12:00PM


Continental School, 19th Century

Sunset on the Bosphorus
Titled, attributed, and dated ".../By I.L. Casita/about 1845" on a handwritten gummed label affixed to the stretcher, inscribed "I.L. Casita" on the back of the stretcher, titled and attributed on a faint period label affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 31 x 40 1/4 in. (79.0 x 102.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, old retouch, fine craquelure with areas of shrinking, minor paint losses, areas of thin pigment, varnish discoloration.

Provenance: A Cambridge, New York, estate.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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