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September 23, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

School of Adolph Schreyer (French/German, 1828-1899) Two Horsemen

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2930B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 23, 2016 12:00PM


School of Adolph Schreyer (French/German, 1828-1899)

Two Horsemen
. Inscribed "Ad Schreyer" l.r., red wax seal on the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 x 12 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, varnish discoloration, surface grime.

N.B. The painting at hand may be a collaboration from the workshop of Adolph Schreyer. In the studio, Adolph Schreyer and his wife Mary worked together on the same motifs. The style of this work points more toward authorship by Mary Schreyer, but the painting was likely signed by her husband, Adolph.

We would like to thank Dr. Christoph Andreas for his kind assistance with this lot.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Condition: Retouch visible with the black light on the left horseman's turban and in a small area center bottom of the painting.
Frame dimensions: 19 x 21 in.

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Adolph Schreyer, Christoph Andreas, Mary Schreyer