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September 11, 2015 04:00 PMCalender

Vincent Clare (English, 1855-1930) Still Life with Flowerpots

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2841BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 11, 2015 4:00PM


Vincent Clare (English, 1855-1930)

Still Life with Flowerpots
Signed "Vincent.Clare." l.r., signed and dated "Vincent Clare 1891" on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in. (60.9 x 50.8 cm),framed.
Condition: Retouch.
Estimate $1,200-2,200

UV examination shows retouch along edges, primarily to the c.r. edge, with older restoration in several areas. Certain areas of dark brown pigment fluoresce softly under UV, but this is likely only natural fluorescens as opposed to retouch. Fine, stable craquelure.

The outer dimensions of the frame are 31 1/2 x 27 5/16 inches.

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Vincent Clare