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Continental School, 17th Century Style Still Life with Fruit, Parrot, and Game Birds

Auction:
2750B
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2750B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 19, 2014 4:00PM

Description:

Continental School, 17th Century Style

Still Life with Fruit, Parrot, and Game Birds
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 24 1/8 x 32 3/4 in. (61.5 x 83.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The lining is adhered with resin or glue. There is extentive retouch to the background as well as numerous glazes and strokes, many of which strengthen the contours of the elements within the composition. The craquelure is fine and stable.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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