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William Stephen Coleman (British, 1829-1904) The Butterfly Catcher

Auction:
2459
Lot:
130A
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2459
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2009 4:00PM

Description:

William Stephen Coleman (British, 1829-1904)

The Butterfly Catcher
Signed "W.S. Coleman" l.l.
Watercolor and gouache on paper/board, sight size 20 3/4 x 12 in. (52.7 x 30.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Toning, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

The toning is visible to the support which is visible only slightly through the pigments, and is fairly subtle. The colors appear to be bright. Although it has not been removed from its frame, there are no other visible condition issues to report.

Keywords

William Stephen Coleman, The Butterfly Catcher, Biological pigment, Painting, Watercolor painting

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