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George Morland (British, 1763-1804) The Storm

Auction:
2817B
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2817B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 29, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

George Morland (British, 1763-1804)

The Storm
Signed "g. morland pinx." l.l., identified on a presentation plaque.
Oil on canvas, 34 x 46 in. (86.3 x 116.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, fine scattered craquelure.

Provenance: E. Burgess Warren, Philadelphia, 1899 (from a label from "...League of Philadelphia" on the stretcher); Sir A. Mortimer Singer; F. Ambrose Clark, by descent to the current owner.
Estimate $7,000-9,000


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Keywords

George Morland, Philadelphia, Mortimer, League of Philadelphia, F. Ambrose Clark, Singer

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