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Antonio Jacobsen, painting, Antonio Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921), "S.S. City of Rome", 1885, oil on canvas, signed and dated "Antonio Jacobsen 1885", inscribed "705 Palisades Av. West Hoboken...", 21.25"l x 35.35"w (sight), giltwood frame

Provenance: Property from the Collection of Charles E. Sigety; The Parker Gallery, London - 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 slightly darkened, possible restoration upper right quadrant, craquelure, minor flecks of paint loss, minor frame abrasion upper edge

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Antonio Jacobsen, painting

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000Nov 4, 2016
Boonton, NJ, USA