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French School, 18th Century Herders at Rest in a Landscape

Auction:
2896B
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2896B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

French School, 18th Century

Herders at Rest in a Landscape
Unsigned, with a canvas stencil from Ancienne Maison Valle, Paris, on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 25 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. (65.0 x 54.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered paint losses, small puncture u.r., craquelure, surface grime, partial strip lining at top edge.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Framed dimensions are 32 x 28 inches.


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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Paris, Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Pottery

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