05-25-202205-25-2022
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
May 25, 2022 10:00 AMCalender
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Louis Michel Eilshemius (American, 1864-1941) Two Works: Nude on a Riverbank

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$625$500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 4110MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: May 25, 2022 10:00AM

Description:

Louis Michel Eilshemius (American, 1864-1941)

Two Works: Nude on a Riverbank and Sweeping Landscape
Nude signed "Eilshemius" lower left, Landscape signed "Elshemius" lower right.
Oil on paper mounted to board, each 8 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (21.5 x 45.0 cm),framed.
Condition: Tack holes near edges, losses near edges, retouch, craquelure to some areas of impasto, surface grime.

N.B. Eilshemius was flexible in the spelling of his last name, sometimes dropping one or both of the I's in his signature.
Estimate $300-500

Framed dimensions: each 14 1/2 x 23 3/4 in.

Looking at the reclining nude under UV, the fluorescence could simply be dirt rather than retouch.


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