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Vladimir Pavlosky (American, 1884-1944) The Green Fountain

Auction:
2878B
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2878B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Vladimir Pavlosky (American, 1884-1944)

The Green Fountain
Signed "Vladimir Pavlosky" l.l., identified on an undated exhibition label from the Copley Society of Boston affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 49 1/2 x 56 1/8 in. (125.3 x 142.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Paint losses, craquelure with areas of flaking, mild canvas deformation, discolored varnish, surface grime.
Estimate $800-1,200

Paint loss concentrated in the center of the painting. Areas are small - berween 0.2 and 0.5 cm - and number around 20. Craquelure appears to be stable. Under black light there is one small area of retouch just above the tall right peacock.


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

Vladimir Pavlosky, Canvas, Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Deformation, Oil painting, Pottery, Solid mechanics

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