Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

George Washington Nicholson (American, 1832-1912) Hayfield Under Threatening Skies

Auction:
2635B
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2635B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 01, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

George Washington Nicholson (American, 1832-1912)

Hayfield Under Threatening Skies
Signed and dated "GWNicholson/1881" l.l., identified on a presentation plaque.
Oil on canvas, 14 1/8 x 24 in. (35.9 x 61.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Accretions, abrasions, craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Three fine scratches measuring about 3-1/2 inches long located in l.l. quadrant near the two figures on the far left. Accretions including specks of what appears to be white paint, one located in the center of the sky and two smaller dots to l.r. Overall stable craquelure. Discolored varnish and surface grime.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

George Washington, Combinatorial group theory, Hayfield

Departments

Specialists