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Attributed to Edward Williams (British, 1782-1855) Wooded Landscape with Figures by a Stream

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3072B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 26, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Edward Williams (British, 1782-1855)

Wooded Landscape with Figures by a Stream
Unsigned, with a label from Arthur Ackerman & Son Ltd., London, affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 19 x 25 in. (48.0 x 63.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch to fill craquelure.

Provenance: A Connecticut estate.
Estimate $700-900

House of Heydenryk frame measuring 26 1/2 x 32 1/4 in.

Faint monogram or signature l.l. on the edge of the foreground boat, which might read "E Wms." Craquelure with some minor wrinkling to the craquelure in the l.l. corner.


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

Arthur Ackerman & Son Ltd., Edward Williams, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Health, Pottery, Retouch, Stretcher, Visual arts, London

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