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John Francis Murphy (American, 1853-1921) Late Afternoon

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

John Francis Murphy (American, 1853-1921)

Late Afternoon
Signed and dated "J. FRANCIS MURPHY. 1910" l.l., identified on a detached label from William Macbeth Gallery, New York, encapsulated and affixed to the back of the frame.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in. (61.0 x 91.4 cm), in a period frame.
Condition: Lined onto board, stable craquelure primarily to sky, retouch to sky, signature possibly reinforced.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

A fragment of the original Macbeth label is still attached directly to the back of the frame.


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Keywords

John Francis Murphy, Craquelure, Frame, Genealogy, Macbeth, Murphy, Surnames, Visual arts

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