DuMouchelles
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May 2024: Day Two

Fri, May 17, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1001

James Fairman (American, 1826-1904) Oil on Canvas, 1885, "View of the Upper Hudson River at Storm King", H 31" W 72"

Estimate: $50,000 - $80,000

Bid Increments

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$0 $5
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$2,000 $250
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$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Signed and dated in the lower right. A view of the Hudson River at Storm King Mountain. Having storm clouds in the upper right over the river valley. Rowboat on the shore in the foreground with towns and fishing vessels on the opposite shore. Having a period giltwood and gesso frame, H 40", W 81". Provenance: Collection of a prominent, Grosse Pointe Park, MI collector of American art. Alexander Gallery, NY, NY. Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers, Milford, CT, 10-26-2017.

Condition

Museum quality reline and conservation. Period frame. Scattered stabilization of craquelure and minor flaking. Small flake in the upper center. See UV photos. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
Collection of a prominent, Grosse Pointe Park, MI collector of American art. Alexander Gallery, NY, NY. Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers, Milford, CT, 10-26-2017.