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Frederic Rondel Sr. (American, 1826-1892) Beyond the Rainbow/A Herder with Cattle

Auction:
2779B
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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

Description:

Frederic Rondel Sr. (American, 1826-1892)

Beyond the Rainbow/A Herder with Cattle
Signed "F Rondel" l.r., New York canvas stencil on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor paint losses, craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Craquelure overall is stable. Three more evident horizontal lines of craquelure to the sky above the treetops in the center. Abrasion with some minor paint losses to the right of the rainbow, measuring 1/2 long. Small vertical abrasion in the center measuring 3/4 inch. Small paint loss l.l. in the grass, measuring 1/16 inch diameter. Surface grime. The painting would benefit from a cleaning.

Goupil canvas stencil on the reverse.


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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