Lot 22: EDMUND C. COATES, American (1816-1871), "The Naval Engagement Between the United States and the Macedonia", oil on canvas, signed, d...
October 27, 2016
Milford, CT, USALive Auction
EDMUND C. COATES
"The Naval Engagement Between the United States and the Macedonia"
oil on canvas, signed, dated "1855" and inscribed "SNY SLA" lower center.
27 x 35 3/4 inches
Provenance: A Connecticut Estate.
Other Notes: A letter and appraisal dated November 5, 1974 from Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts, accompany the Lot, indicating that the subject is taken directly from a painting by Thomas Birch.
Tags: Maritime Art, Ship, Historical Painting, Nautical, 19th Century
Areas of restoration in the sky, along the left edge and along the lower left corner. Scattered craquelure throughout.
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