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    Sale 2423 | Lot 110
    Price Realized: $7,500With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2423 Lot 110

      GILBERT GAUL.
      Battle of New Orleans. Oil on board. 521x463mm; 20 1/2x18 1/4 inches. Signed "G. Gaul" in lower left image. Yellowed, chip on far right edge, 3-inch crack to board in lower right image, light craquelure with no losses. Framed. Nd.

      Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

      Gaul (1855-1919) is considered among the most accomplished American painter of battle scenes: "The historic accuracy of each detail was studiously sought, and the models who posed as soldiers were fit types. All of these canvases were remarkable for energy of action and, above all, their spirit of belligerency" (Peggy and Harold Samuels, The Encyclopedia of Artists of the American West).


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $7,500

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