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Item Details

Americana & Paintings

April 8, 2011 – April 9, 2011

Lot #796
Temp #1
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For $23,000.00   (hammer price)
 $26,450.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated April 9, 2011

Description

CHARLES HENRY GIFFORD
American, 1839-1904

The Thames River, London, with St. Paul's Cathedral and Blackfriars Bridge. Signed and dated lower right Charles H. Gifford 1900". Includes a handwritten note signed by Gifford to the original owners.
Provenance: Descended in the family of the original New Bedford, Massachusetts owners.
Oil on canvas, 18" x 30". Framed."

Condition

Has been restored: tyhere is inpaint repair throughout the canvas, predominantly in the sky, top right and center. Wax reline.

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