09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00PMCalender
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Calle Leone (Italian, 19th Century) Veduta della Piazza di San Marco

$5,925$5,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Calle Leone (Italian, 19th Century)

Veduta della Piazza di San Marco
Signed and dated "Calle Leone 1873" l.r.
Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, craquelure, minor retouch.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Very fine craquelure. Minor retouch evident in hats of the figures center right, in the sky in the u.l. quadrant, and in the statue in the u.r. quadrant. Heavily varnished. Possible areas of overcleaning.