Sold for £1,612
Estimated at £400 - £600
(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)
Large visible horizontal tear running from left hand side of canvas to mid quadrant, measuring approx. 14in ? Extensive craquelure throughout the canvas. Paint loss around the bridge of the steamship. ? cartwel ? One small area of paint loss to upper left hand corner of the canvas. Small areas of scuffing running along edges of stretcher. Ten small patches on the reverse of the canvas reinforcing small tears.
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.
Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Association), Wed, 22nd Oct 2008