22 November 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 28,750
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
James Edward Buttersworth (1817-1894)
Yachts Racing, New York Harbor
oil on metal
9 in. (22.9 cm.) diameter, image; 11 ¾ in. (29.8 cm.), overall
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The present work depicts a pair of cutter yachts racing in upper New York Bay between Castle Garden, seen on the left decorated with flags, and Castle William on the right.
Quester Gallery, Stonington, Connecticut.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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