Lot 61B: Emile Gruppe Massachusetts Boat Dock Drawing
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: MASSACHUSETTS, 1896-1978 A charcoal drawing by Massachusetts artist Emile Albert Gruppe. The work depicts a sailing ship leaving a dock, mostly likely in Glouster Massachusetts. Several people are working on nearby boats tied to the dock preparing the vessel for the day. The drawing is signed lower right and is one of nine drawings from a single estate.
Condition Report: Minor corner crease, small corner loss and small spot stain on edge. Otherwise very good condition.
Provenance: The group of Emile Gruppe drawings were found in an manila envelope addressed to Gruppe's accountant.
Dimensions: 10" by 14"