CHARLES HUBBARD (AMERICAN 1801-1876). THE WRECK OF THE “FRANKLIN” ON CHELSEA BEACH, 1847.Est. $2,000-$4,000
Oil on canvas mounted to board, 22 ¼ x 30 inches. Signed at one time “Charles Hubbard” l.l. The stretcher with old label inscribed with title and “… Painted on the spot by Charles Hubbard of Beacon St., Chelsea, Mass.”
Provenance: The reverse with labels for the Public Library of Chelsea, Massachusetts, and Childs Gallery, Boston.