The Battle of Norfolk
27 January 2022

30x40 oil on canvas, pen & pencil, ink and marker to enhance and oil paint from France and Holland


Commissioned by Albert Malbury 2019,. finished and sold to Malbury who sold it Frankfurt , Germany 2019, next was exhibited and to Victoria Meyers New Work for $9,000, Ms. Myers sold the painting to Mr. Saul Morgan 2020for undisclosed amount. The painting was sold to the Morris & Millard Estate 2021, Morris Estate completed purchase and resold the painting at auction Jan 24th in support of the Sailors Home, Norfolk, VA $27,6000.

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By George
Feb 11, 07:54 UTC
Fair Market Value
$3,000 - $6,000 USD
Suggested Asking Price $8,000 USD
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Dear Frederick,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry. My sincere apologies for the huge delay with the appraisal

The presented object appears to be a painting made in oil or acrylic paint on canvas with measurements of 30 x 40 inches. The painting depicts burning ships and has the title "The Battle of Norfolk". It was made by Frederick Lyle Morris (20th Century).
Comparable objects were recently not offered and sold on the international auction market.
This piece is in good condition and there is no serious damage visible in the images provided.
A fair market estimation would be between 3.000 to 6.000 USD.
This estimate is based on actual recent past recorded auction sales of comparable items. Retail "asking prices" can be higher and may vary.

With kind regards,

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