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Attributed to Christian Georg Schüz the Younger (German, 1758-1823) Travelers in a Landscape

Auction:
2841B
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2841B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 11, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Attributed to Christian Georg Schüz the Younger (German, 1758-1823)

Travelers in a Landscape
Signed and dated "Schüz fec.1784" l.r., inscribed "Schüz fec./1784" in a later hand
on the reverse.
Oil on panel, 11 5/8 x 17 in. (29.5 x 43.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Split to panel l.r., scattered abrasions, fine craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Horizontal crack to the panel, measuring 5 1/2 inches long, located in the l.r. corner between 1 1/2 inch and 1 inch up from the bottom edge. Scattered abrasions, wear to edges of panel, slight bowing to panel. Prominent surface grime, with fine details of the landscape obscured by dirt and discolored varnish.


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.

Keywords

Christian Georg Sch, German orthography, Latin alphabets

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