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Antonio Jacobsen, painting, Antonio Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921), "S.S. City of Rome", 1886, oil on canvas, signed "A. Jacobsen", inscribed "705 Palisades Av. West Hobok...", lower right, 21.25"l x 35.5"w (sight), giltwood frame

Provenance: Property from the Collection of Charles E. Sigety - The late Charles E. Sigety was a renound collector of Americana, ranging from examples of Norman Rockwell to important historic documents. Christie's New York sold a selection of Sigety's collection in 2016. For more information, please visit https://onlineonly.christies.com/s/america-illustrated-norman-rockwell-and-his-contemporaries/lots/193?Keyword=mort+kunstler

Notes/Literature: Jacobsen produced at minimum fourteen canvases of the S.S. Rome between 1885-1887.


Good, varnish darkened, appears to have been relined, craquelure, possible restoration

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Antonio Jacobsen, painting

Estimate $3,000 - $5,000Nov 4, 2016
607 Myrtle Ave
Boonton, NJ 07005
United States
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