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Helen G. Rolfe (American, ac. 1920-1927) Gloucester Fishing Boats

Auction:
2432
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2432
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2008 4:00PM

Description:

Helen G. Rolfe (American, ac. 1920-1927)

Gloucester Fishing Boats
Signed "H.G. Rolfe" l.l., identified on labels from the Copley Society of Boston and
Vose Galleries of Boston on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 18 1/4 in. (41.3 x 46.4 cm), in a period frame.
Condition: Patch reinforcement, small restored tears, retouch.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Patch reinforcement approx. 1 1/8"W (height cannot be determined due to its location behind bottom stretcher bar), restored tears in u.l., u.r. and l.r. quadrants with resulting retouch, largest area of retouch approx. 3/4"H x 1"W in the u.l. quadrant.

Keywords

Helen G. Rolfe, Copley Society of Boston, Copley Society of Boston and Vose Galleries of Boston, Vose Galleries, Reinforcement, Tears

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