Lot 334
Antique China Trade School Painting, The Ship Lyndhurst
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas (lined), circa 1900, unsigned, inscribed "Lyndhurt" at lower center, presented in a later appropriate frame.

SS 17 x 22.75 in.; DOA 24.5 x 30 in.

From the Collection of Dr. & Mrs. Trumbull, Hillsborough, NC

Quester Gallery, Stonington, CT (accompanied by the original receipt dated July 7, 1992)

The "Lyndhurst" was a four-masted steel barque built in 1886 and sold to the Anglo-American Oil Company in 1899. On August 21, 1911, she suffered a large explosion and was sunk by gunfire near Mossel Bay in South Africa three days later.

Stable craquelure with associated re-touch.

$1,000 - 3,000