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    HENRY A. FERGUSON (American, 1842-1911)
    View of the White Mountains, 1864
    Oil on canvas
    8-3/8 x 15-3/8 inches (21.3 x 39.0 cm)
    Signed lower left corner: H.A. Ferguson
    Inscribed on stretcher verso: Painted 1864/ Ferguson/ Whiteface and Chocora Mountains Adirondacks / Appraised by Sotheby's Park Burnett 3-31-48 $400-500


    Condition Report*: On original unlined canvas with original frame and stretcher. Stable paint film. Under UV examination, inpaint restoration are confined largerly to the perimeter, with the exception with a few spots on the wedge of land at the left, one spot in the middle ground, and 1 ½ inch patch to the left of the large tree at the right. The overpaint in the lower left corner partically occludes the signature, which however remains visible.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2010
    27th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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