07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
518A

School of William Hogarth (British, 1697-1764) Portrait of Margaret "Peg" Woffington

$972$800
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

School of William Hogarth (British, 1697-1764)

Portrait of Margaret "Peg" Woffington
Unsigned, identified on two labels affixed to the stretcher and frame.
Oil on canvas, 45 3/4 x 39 3/4 in. (116.0 x 101.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, tear to u.l. quadrant, bulge with damage to paint surface u.r. quadrant, repaired tear to u.l. quadrant with patch reinforcement to the reverse, craquelure, areas of skinning, surface grime.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Label on the stretcher from Anderson Galleries, Chicago.

Keywords

School of William Hogarth, William Hogarth, Margaret "Peg" Woffington, Chicago