Lot 143: EDWARD MORAN | Fishing Boats in the Moonlight
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas laid down on Masonite
Oil on canvas, canvas is laid down on Masonite. Surface: In good condition aside from visible frame abrasion to the upper and left edges, faintly pressed with visible canvas weave and some visible small spots of turned repaint, mainly to the right of the front sail of the central boat.. UNDER UV: Some spots of inpainting under thick varnish. Work presents nicely and is ready to hang.
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Provenance: Private Collection, New Jersey
Dimensions: 30 by 24 7/8 inches
Medium: oil on canvas laid down on Masonite