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Sale 2205 Lot 536

William Henry Buck
(Norwegian/Louisiana, 1840-1888)

"Boys Fishing on a Pier, Louisiana Bayou", 1881

oil on canvas
signed and dated lower right.
18" x 30", framed 28" x 40"

Provenance: Hanagriff family, Centerville, St. Mary Parish, Louisiana; Doris Supple, ca. 1970; Doris Supple Estate; Peter Patout Antiques, New Orleans, 1990.

Estimate $125,000-250,000

**Painting has been relined. Layer of surface soiling. Yellowing of varnish layer. Craquelure, especially in sky. Scattered inpainting: upper left corner to mid left edge, upper right corner to mid right edge, along upper edge, areas in clouds and sky.
Frame with abrasions, scratches and losses.

Sold for $200,000
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