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David Bareford (American, b. 1947) Shamrock and Endeavour

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

David Bareford (American, b. 1947)

Shamrock and Endeavour
Signed "David Bareford" l.r., identified on a label from The Main Street Gallery Nantucket, Inc., affixed to the frame backing cardboard.
Oil on canvas, 30 x 50 in. (76.0 x 127.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife, Pennsylvania. The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a Pennsylvania art institution.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Under UV examination there is some naturally-occuring fluorescence in the the forward most sail of the "Endeavour," which may reflect the lack of varnish in that particular area and does not appear to be retouch.

Framed dimensions are 37 3/4 x 58 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.

Keywords

Main Street Gallery Nantucket Inc., David Bareford, American society, Economy of the United States, Mellon, Mellon family, Richard Mellon Scaife, Scaife, The Heritage Foundation

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