Lot 118: Norton Bush (1834-1894 San Francisco, CA)
October 25, 2016
Monrovia, CA, USALive Auction
Description: ''Guayaquil River Scene'', explorers boating across a river, signed and dated lower right: N. Bush 1876, titled verso, oil on canvas, 20'' H x 36'' W, est: $15,000/20,000.
Condition Report: Visual: Generally good condition throughout the sky and mountains. Minor surface dirt. Minor frame abrasion along the four edges. Blacklight: Small spots of touch-up scattered throughout. A 4.5'' line and a 3.75'' scattered line of touch-up along the upper center edge. A dime-sized spot of touch-up in the upper right corner. A 3.25'' line of touch-up along the upper right edge. A 1'' x 2.25'' area of touch-up right center with corresponding patch verso.
Provenance: Private Collection, Malibu, CA
Dimensions: 20'' H x 36'' W
Artist or Maker: Norton Bush (1834-1894 San Francisco, CA)
Medium: oil on canvas