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Continental School, 18th Century Six Figures Fighting with Swords/Possibly the Horatii and the Curiatii

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
459
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Continental School, 18th Century

Six Figures Fighting with Swords/Possibly the Horatii and the Curiatii
. Unsigned. Ink and wash with conte crayon on laid paper, 7 x 11 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Pronounced center crease, other vertical creases, staining, handling creases, surface grime, affixed at four corners of the reverse onto a secondary sheet with resulting glue stains to the corners.
Estimate $200-300

With a label from Fred Olsson Art Shop, Cambridge, Massachusetts, on the frame backing paper.


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

Crease, Horatii, Roman mythology, Staining, Triplets

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