The Fine Sale | 22 November 2017
H. Swatzyn Two shipping scenes with a galleon firing a broad side at sea...
Sold for £5500
H. Swatzyn (Continental School, circa 1800)
Two shipping scenes with a galleon firing a broad side at sea with other boats and merchant men
Oil on canvas
One indistinctly signed H. Swatzyn, lower right
Each: 37 x 46cm (14 ½ x 18in.) (2)
Provenance: From the estate of Philippa Bradstock of Longbottom House, Biddesden
Both canvasses are relined, in fair condition with some notable condition issues.
1. A hole and associated paint loss to the sky centre right. Craquelure throughout and some instability to the paint surface. Visible restoration to the sky and stretcher marks and infilling to some craquelure.
2. Craquelure throughout. Visible restoration to the craquelure in the sky and to stretcher marks.
Both frames in fair condition with some losses to the gilding, particularly at the corners and edges.
Wednesday 22 November 2017, 10.00am
Sunday 19 November
10am - 2pm
Monday 20 November
9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 21 November
9.00am - 4.30pm
Day of sale from 8.30am