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Attributed to Paul Philippoteaux (American, 1846-1923) Allegorical Scene

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
626
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Paul Philippoteaux (American, 1846-1923)

Allegorical Scene
Inscribed and dated "P. PHILIPPOTEAUX 1866" l.c.
Oil on canvas, 18 1/8 x 18 1/8 in. (46.0 x 46.0 cm), framed (circular liner).
Condition: Dent to the reverse with resulting protrusion with small paint loss u.r., craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $800-1,200

With a colourman's stencil from Emmanuel Chenoz, Paris, on the reverse. Also with the artist's death notice clipped from a French newspaper affixed to 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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Paul Philippoteaux, Craquelure, Pottery

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