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A. Le Prevost (French, ac. 1860-1868) Ship Fanny Fern of Bath Entering the Port of Havre.

Auction:
2128
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$5,581$4,750

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Auction:
Sale #2128 - 2128
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

A. Le Prevost (French, ac. 1860-1868)

Ship Fanny Fern of Bath Entering the Port of Havre. Signed and dated "A. Le Prevost Havre 1860" l.r., shown flying an American flag. Mixed media including watercolor and pen and ink on paper, sight 11 1/2 x 17 in., framed. Condition: Scattered stains and foxmarks, light toning, not examined out of frame.

N.B. Le Prevost appears to have been popular among Maine sea captains. The reverse bears the label of The Old Print Shop.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Bath, Port of Havre, Fanny Fern, Mixed media, Maine sea, Maine, Painting, Watercolor painting