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L. Knight (American, 19th Century) Portrait of a Woodpecker

Auction:
2897M
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$250$250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2897M
Location:
Off Premises
Date / Time :
May 21, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

L. Knight (American, 19th Century)

Portrait of a Woodpecker
Signed "L. Knight 1866," l.l.
Oil on board, 11 x 8 1/2 in., in a black-painted frame.
Condition: Minor craquelure, surface grime to right side of bird.
Estimate $300-500


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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Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Knight, Pottery

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