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Lot #491
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$800.00(hammer price)
 $960.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

JOSEPH PARK SWEETSTER
United States, 1831-1889

The Alice Montgomery. Signed lower right J.P. Sweetser".
The Montgomery is listed as being lost at sea in "The Great Storm Off the Atlantic Coast of the United States March 11-14, 1888".
Oil on canvas, 24" x 40". Framed 25.5" x 41.5"."

Condition

Wax reline. UV light reveals minor restoration. Repaired C" shaped tear to top of foremast. Area of restoration just above tear. Other very minor scattered retouch."

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