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George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909) Crescent Moon over Lake Placid

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3100B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909)

Crescent Moon over Lake Placid
Signed and dated "G.H. McCord 1875" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 20 x 36 in. (50.8 x 91.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Wax lined, retouch, fine craquelure.

Provenance: Collection of Judge Jon Tom Staton, Edmond, Oklahoma.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Marked "No 875" in red chalk on the stretcher and "506" in pencil on the stretcher.

Retouch is lightly brushed through the sky at upper left and in the upper right corner.

Framed dimensions are 26 1/2 x 43 in.


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.

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Jon Tom Staton, George Herbert McCord, Edmond, Craquelure, Edmond, Oklahoma, McCord, Retouch

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