Johan (John) Erik Christian Petersen (American, 1839-1874)
Rescue After the Storm
Inscribed "John E.C. Peterson (sic) pinxit, MDCCCLXIX" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 46 1/2 x 66 1/2 in. (118.1 x 168.9 cm), in a period frame.
Condition: Craquelure with separating, surface grime.
The craquelure is visible, but appears stable. The work might benefit from cleaning, but there are no other condition issues to report. The frame is an ornate period or near-period frame, approximately 8 inches wide.
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