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Guy Carleton Wiggins

Essex Landing

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

Property from an Important New York Collection

Guy Carleton Wiggins

Guy Carleton Wiggins

Essex Landing

Essex Landing

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

Lot sold:

60,480

USD

Property from an Important New York Collection

Guy Carleton Wiggins

1883 - 1962

Essex Landing



signed Guy Wiggins (lower right); also titled, signed again and dated 1936 (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

20 ¼ by 23 ¼ inches

(51.4 by 59 cm)

The canvas is lined and there is frame abrasion along the extreme right edge. Under UV: There is inpainting along the top edge most likely to address frame abrasion and there are two vertical lines of inpainting running from the top right portion of the work to the ocean.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Edenhurst Galleries, Los Angeles, California
Private collection, 2004 (acquired from the above; sold: Christie’s, New York, November 29, 2007, lot 43)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
Essex, Connecticut, Connecticut River Museum, Painting the River, September-October 2004, n.p.