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Art,Painting,Oil on Canvas,Mid 19th C American Genre Pirates Cave @ Night,Extremely interesting 19th century genre painting showing a group of pirates ? Unloading a small ship in moonlight. They are carrying the booty into a cave in the side of a cliff which is lit from within. The scene is lit by the moon overhead and its reflection in the water. A lighthouse is visible on the distant shore.,,28 3/4H_41 1/4W


Does have two areas of paint loss at lower and center left edge. Painting has been relined to stabilize the canvas. Blacklight reveals scattered areas of inpainting. Overall though, it retains much of its original brushwork.

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Mid 19th C American Genre Pirates Cave @ Night

Auction ended on Sun, Sep 18, 2016
Estimate $2,000 - $2,500
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1750 N. Florida Mango Rd
Suite 414
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
United States
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