09-12-2008 09-12-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2422 Boston
September 12, 2008 12:00PMCalender
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William Stanley Haseltine (American, 1835-1900) Lot of Two Views: Sailing Vessels Near Santa Maria Della Salute, Venice

$11,850$10,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2422 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 12, 2008 12:00PM

Description:

William Stanley Haseltine (American, 1835-1900)

Lot of Two Views: Sailing Vessels Near Santa Maria Della Salute, Venice and Grand Canal, Santa Maria Della Salute
Sailing Vessels initialed "WmSH" l.r., both with Fogg Art Museum Loan labels
and identified on labels from Doll & Richards, Boston affixed to the backing, both inscribed and identified "Property of Helen Haseltine Plowden..." on the reverse.
Watercolor and gouache on paper/board, sight sizes 14 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. (36.8 x 54.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Rippling, mild toning, foxing, staining, not examined out of frames.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Grand Canal with puncture in the u.l. quadrant, approx. 5/8"H x 3/4"W, minor foxing, brown gum taped to window mat on left, right, and bottom edges, cloth taped to top edge; Sailing Vessels with scattered foxing, mat burn, blue paper taped to window mat on all four sides, gentle rippling to sheet.

Keywords

Grand Canal, Della Salute, William Stanley Haseltine, Helen Haseltine Plowden