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William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969) House in Snow

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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

Description:

William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969)

House in Snow
Signed "W. LESTER STEVENS. N.A." l.r., with a stamp from The Little Gallery, Springfield, Massachusetts, applied to the frame backing.
Oil on canvasboard, 23 1/2 x 29 3/4 in. (59.7 x 75.6 cm), framed (in a liner).
Condition: Possible water damage to lower edge, scattered craquelure, flaking, and small paint losses, bulges at upper corners.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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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William Lester Stevens, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Lester, Pottery, Springfield

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