Dec 10, 2019 - Sale 2526

Sale 2526 - Lot 128

Price Realized: $ 438
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
Group of Three Sailing Scenes. Together, three illustrations for unknown publication from 1930. Pen and ink over graphite on board. First image: 253x180 mm; 10x7 inches; second image: 260x200 mm; 10 1/4x8 inches; third image: 273x258 mm; 10 3/4x10 1/4 inches. All are on 14 1/4x11 1/4-inch board. Each signed "J. W. Taber," dated 1930 in lower right image, and penciled captions in margin. Some discoloration and edgewear. Taped to window mattes and tipped to foam boards.

Additional Details

Group includes: "'The City of New York.' Admiral Byrds Flag Ship Returning from the Antar[c]tic Sea;" "Magellan and his fleet entering the Straits that were named after him;" "In the Van of a Dutch East India Convoy When Spritsails were in vogue (head sales)."