ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK
ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK
ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK
ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK
ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK
ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK
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All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

ELIZA GREATOREX | LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:20,000USD

Lot Details

Description

All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector

ELIZA GREATOREX

1820 - 1897

LANDSCAPE NEAR CRAGSMOOR, NEW YORK


signed Eliza Greatorex. and dated 1863. (lower right)

oil on canvas

15 by 25 ⅛ inches

(38.1 by 64.5 cm)

Condition Report

The work is lined and tacked to period stretchers. The surface of the work is dirty with stretcher bar marks and staining along the outer edges. There appears to be surface cracking scattered throughout the lighter colored pigments of the sky and a thin surface scratch in the hillside at right. Under UV: scattered fine lines and pindots of inpaint corresponding to stretcher bar marks and cracking in the sky.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Exhibited

Ithaca, New York, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, The American Landscape, November-December 1996

Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Westmoreland Museum of American Art; University Park, Pennsylvania, Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University; Worcester, Massachusetts, Worcester Art Museum; New York, The National Academy, All That Is Glorious Around Us: Paintings from the Hudson River School, August 1997-September 1999, p. 76, illustrated p. 77 (as Landscape near Cranbrook, New York)

Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Westmoreland Museum of American Art; New Paltz, New York, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz; University Park, Pennsylvania, Palmer Museum of Art, The Pennsylvania State University; Scranton, Pennsylvania, Everhart Museum; Winchester, Virginia, Museum of the Shenandoah Valley; Reading, Pennsylvania, Reading Public Museum; Austin, Texas, Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, American Scenery: Different Views in Hudson River School Painting, August 2005-May 2012, pp. 38, 157, illustrated p. 39

All That Is Glorious Around Us: Property from an Important American Collector
Online bidding closed21 Jan 2020 | 07:59 PM GMT