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Continental School, Late 19th Century

Auction:
2481
Lot:
703
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Continental School, Late 19th Century Portrait of a Woman at Prayer, watercolor and gouache on paper, unsigned, rectangular format, depicting a noblewoman in embroidered dress and gold coronet kneeling before a bible stand in a chapel, in giltwood frame, sight size 6 5/8 x 5 3/4, frame 12 x 11 in.
Estimate $100-150

not examined out of frame. image good. frame with some losses and restoration to raised decoration, and some inpainting to gilding. Old label for framer attached to backing.

Keywords

Continental School, Gilding, Gouache, Image processing, Inpainting, Watercolor painting

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