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Thomas Hewes Hinckley (American, 1813-1896) Donkeys, Goats, and Geese in a Field with a Distant Windmill

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Thomas Hewes Hinckley (American, 1813-1896)

Donkeys, Goats, and Geese in a Field with a Distant Windmill
Signed and dated "T.H. Hinckley/1851" l.r.
Oil on canvas, 19 5/8 x 29 1/8 in. (49.8 x 74.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, stable craquelure, varnish discoloration.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

A few scattered areas of retouch to the sky, slightly greater concentration of retouch to u.r. corner of the sky and with a narrow line of retouch measuring 1-1/2 inches across located just above and parallel to the donkey's back in the center.


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

Thomas Hewes Hinckley, Craquelure, Hinckley, Retouch

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