Wed, 30th Apr 2014 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Seraph)

 
  Lot 138
 

138

A CUNARD LINE POSTER FOR THE MAURETANIA, CIRCA...

Sold for £372
Estimated at £350 - £450

(Please note the sold price includes buyer's premium at 24%)


Condition report
Poster unexamined out of frame, but appears to be in good condition; frame has minor chips to edge lower left, but good for age.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
A CUNARD LINE POSTER FOR THE MAURETANIA, CIRCA 1930
after K.D. Shoesmith (1890-1939) and depicting a fully lit liner resting at dusk, entitled "Mauretania" at Cherbourg, mounted in gilt frame with ivorine company plaque inscribed CUNARD LINE, measurements including frame -- 30½ x 43½in. (77.5 x 110.5cm.)