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Achille Vertunni (Italian, 1826-1897) Campagna Vista with Cattle and Horseman

Auction:
2779B
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2779B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 23, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Achille Vertunni (Italian, 1826-1897)

Campagna Vista with Cattle and Horseman
Signed and inscribed "A. Vertunni/Roma" l.r.
Oil on canvas, 24 1/2 x 43 in. (62.2 x 109.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Patch reinforcement, tear to l.l. quadrant, craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

There is a 6 inch stabilized tear near the lower left corner plus 2 pin hole within the far shore of the image. The work would benefit from cleaning. The craquelure is stable. There is scattered retouch, primarily to the sky.


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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