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    Guy Carleton Wiggins (American, 1883-1962)
    The Waterfront, Gloucester
    Oil on canvas laid on board
    11-3/4 x 7-7/8 inches (29.8 x 20.0 cm)
    Signed lower left: Guy C. Wiggins

    Property from a Palm Beach Estate

    PROVENANCE:
    Mr. and Mrs. George Isaac Howe, Portland, Oregon;
    Private collection, by descent from the above;
    Sotheby's, New York, April 23, 2015, lot 122;
    Private collection, Palm Beach, Florida, acquired from the above;
    Estate of the above.


    More information about Guy Carleton Wiggins, also known as Wiggins, Guy Carleton, Guy Carleton Wiggins, Wiggins, Guy, Wiggins, Guy C..

    Condition Report*: Under UV exam, there does appear to be spots of inpaint including: a 3 inch thin vertical line in the lower left corner, starting above the signature; Two, 1/4 inch spots along the extreme left edge; A few scattered lines and spots at the top of the mast. Extremely mild frame wear along the extreme edges.
    Framed Dimensions 17 X 13 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    7th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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