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Italian School, 19th/20th Century Portrait Head of a Dark Haired Boy

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Italian School, 19th/20th Century

Portrait Head of a Dark Haired Boy
Unsigned.
Oil on panel with a label from Giuseppe Biasutti, Venezia, affixed to the reverse, 12 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. (31.8 x 21.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch, craquelure, frame abrasions, varnish inconsistencies.
Estimate $600-800

Text of the label affixed to the reverse reads, "GIUSEPPE BIASUTTI/Presso la Regia Accademia/ N. 1024 Venezia/Deposito Oggetti/per/PITTURA E ...GNO" A small abrasion on the label erased the letters indicated by the ellipsis, which likely read "Disegno."

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Giuseppe Biasutti, Italian School, Portrait Head, Punctuation, Typography

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