Wed, 22nd Oct 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Association)

 
  Lot 17
 

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VICTOR E. ADAM OF LE HAVRE (1868-1938)<br/><br/>The...

VICTOR E. ADAM OF LE HAVRE (1868-1938)

The passenger cargo steamship Ville de Majunga off a headland
Signed and dated 'Victor.E.Adam.35.' (lower right)
Oil on canvas

14 1/2 x 21 1/2in. (37 x 55cm.) Framed

Built in 1931 for the Clan Line of Steamers owned by C.W. Cayzer & Company, Ville de Majunga was sold to Cie. Havraise Peninsulaire, Havre, but managed by Clan Line between 1942-1944.


Sold for £1,240
Estimated at £500 - £800

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Areas of in-painting throughout the sky. Two repaired tears (visible on reverse of canvas in mid quadrant and bottom right of stretcher).

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.

 
VICTOR E. ADAM OF LE HAVRE (1868-1938)

The passenger cargo steamship Ville de Majunga off a headland
Signed and dated 'Victor.E.Adam.35.' (lower right)
Oil on canvas

14 1/2 x 21 1/2in. (37 x 55cm.) Framed

Built in 1931 for the Clan Line of Steamers owned by C.W. Cayzer & Company, Ville de Majunga was sold to Cie. Havraise Peninsulaire, Havre, but managed by Clan Line between 1942-1944.