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William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873) Stormy Harbor Scene

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873)

Stormy Harbor Scene
Inscribed and dated "W.M. Prior 36 Trenton St. East Boston, 1871" on the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 24 3/4 x 33 in., in a gilt molded frame.
Condition: Small puncture, scratch and small spots of lifting paint on left half, inpainting to craquelure in dark pigments.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Trenton St. East Boston, William Matthew Prior, Canvas, Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Image processing, Inpainting, Pigment, Stretcher, Trenton, Trenton, New Jersey, Visual arts

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