Wed, 22nd Oct 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Association)

 
  Lot 18
 

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EUGENE GRANDIN OF LE HAVRE (1833-1919)<br/><br/>An...

EUGENE GRANDIN OF LE HAVRE (1833-1919)

An American full-rigged ship under all plain sail, inward bound for France
Signed and dated 'Eugene Grandin Havre 1895' (lower right)
Oil on canvas

17 1/2 x 25 1/2in. (44.5 x 65cm.) Framed

Sold for £992
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Extensive craquelure throughout canvas. One visible hole to the right hand side of the canvas next to the signature. Extensive restoration visible on the reverse of the canvas. Numerous patches reinforcing paint loss and holes in the canvas, predominantly on the left hand side of the canvas.

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.

 
EUGENE GRANDIN OF LE HAVRE (1833-1919)

An American full-rigged ship under all plain sail, inward bound for France
Signed and dated 'Eugene Grandin Havre 1895' (lower right)
Oil on canvas

17 1/2 x 25 1/2in. (44.5 x 65cm.) Framed