James Edward Buttersworth (American, 1817-1894)
Racing Yacht, Identified as the Sloop Yacht Haswell
Signed "J.E. Buttersworth" lower left.
Oil on paper or thin paperboard mounted to wood, 10 1/4 x 15 3/16 in. (26.0 x 39.0 cm),framed.
Condition: Retouch to sky more concentrated to the right of the vessel, frame abrasion, possible overcleaning, varnish discoloration, some separations of the layers of paperboard at corners.
N.B. We would like to thank Charles Lanagan for his kind assistance with this lot.
Framed dimensions are 17 x 22 x 2 1/2 inches.
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