Edwin Blashfield [1848-1936] American artist “Draining the glasses”, 1884.

Edwin Blashfield [1848-1936] American artist “Draining the glasses”, 1884.

$2,300

Edwin Blashfield [1848-1936]
American
Draining the glasses, 1884
Oil on canvas
14 x 10-3/4 inches
Signed and dated at lower left : ‘E. H. Blashfield   1 8 8 4’.

Period frame.  Exhibition labels on verso.

Edwin Blashfield [1848-1936]
American
Draining the glasses, 1884
Oil on canvas
14 x 10-3/4 inches
Signed and dated at lower left : ‘E. H. Blashfield   1 8 8 4’.

Period frame.  Exhibition labels on verso.

Marking Type: Exhibition or work label #1 [torn & dirty]
Location: Top middle frame verso.
Text: ‘[illegible]’.

Marking Type: Rectangular exhibition or work label #2 [torn & dirty]
Location: Top middle frame verso.
Text: ‘[illegible]’.

Marking Type: Black ink oval stamp.
Location: Bottom lower middle canvas verso.
Text: ‘[illegible curved top words]’ ‘[illegible numbers at middle]’ ‘[illegible curved bottom words]’.

Marking Type: White octagnol label with red double border.
Location: Bottom left-middle frame verso.
Text: ‘HMJ. & Nancy / Draining The Glass / By Blashfield’

Marking Type: White aged long rectangular label with type print.
Location: Bottom middle frame verso.
Text: ‘BLASHFIELD, E. H. / Draining the Glasses / [illegible] / [illegible – numbers?]’.