Wed, 22nd Oct 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Association)

 
  Lot 9
 

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EDUOARD ADAM OF LE HAVRE (1847-1910)<br/><br/>The...

EDUOARD ADAM OF LE HAVRE (1847-1910)

The brigantine-rigged screw steamship A.C. de Freitas underway off a headland
Signed and dated 'Ed. Adam 1888 Havre' (lower right)
Oil on canvas

24 x 36in. (61 x 91.5cm.) Framed

Sold for £2,108
Estimated at £500 - £800

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Minor areas of scuffing in the sea. General areas of craquelure. Overall discolouration of canvas. Would benefit from a clean. Two patches to the reverse of canvas to the left of stretcher and to the bottom right hand corner of the canvas. One patch running horizontally along bottom left hand corner to right hand corner of 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.

 
EDUOARD ADAM OF LE HAVRE (1847-1910)

The brigantine-rigged screw steamship A.C. de Freitas underway off a headland
Signed and dated 'Ed. Adam 1888 Havre' (lower right)
Oil on canvas

24 x 36in. (61 x 91.5cm.) Framed