01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Continental School, 19th Century Coppersmith in his Workshop

$1,470$1,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Continental School, 19th Century

Coppersmith in his Workshop
Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in. (61.0 x 51.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Patch reinforcements, retouch, small paint losses, small tear in u.r. quadrant, canvas deformation in l.r. quadrant, craquelure.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Note inscribed on the stretcher reads, "Restored by Alice...Miles Mar. 1999."

Large area of retouch center right, below the elbow of the figure. Other areas of scattered retouch and repair. Some lifting and paint losses in areas of old repair.

Keywords

Coppersmith, Continental School