Live Auction

March 2024: Day Two

Fri, Mar 15, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1008

Robert Hopkin (American, 1832-1909) Oil on Canvas, "Sailing Vessel in Choppy Seas", H 16.25" W 20.25"

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

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Signed in the lower right. Nicely detailed seascape with a large central vessel and several smaller vessels cutting through choppy seas. Framed under glass in a substantial giltwood and gesso frame, H 25.25", W 29". Fine example of Hopkin's work. Provenance: Collection of James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.


Relined. Canvas repair with overpainting above the sailing ship on the left side. About four small points of overpainting in the sky. Overall, good condition having had the benefit of expert conservation. | 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 James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.