Wed, 22nd Oct 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Association)

 
  Lot 6
 

6

CHINESE SCHOOL (C.1870)<br/><br/>A barque-rigged...

CHINESE SCHOOL (C.1870)

A barque-rigged auxiliary-screw warship flying the flag of a full admiral
Oil on canvas

18 x 23in. (46 x 58.5cm.) Framed

Sold for £930
Estimated at £500 - £700

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Extensive craquelure throughout canvas. Areas of scuff marks and paint loss in the sea and sky. Repaired 'C shape' tear to one right hand side of canvas, visible on reverse.

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.

 
CHINESE SCHOOL (C.1870)

A barque-rigged auxiliary-screw warship flying the flag of a full admiral
Oil on canvas

18 x 23in. (46 x 58.5cm.) Framed