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British School, 17th Century Style Portrait of a Man in Armor

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

British School, 17th Century Style

Portrait of a Man in Armor
Unsigned, with provenance from Cushing House in Newburyport provided on a typed label on the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in. (76.5 x 64.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure with areas of flaking, surface grime.
Estimate $700-900


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

Newburyport, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Geography of Massachusetts, Newburyport, Massachusetts, Pottery, Retouch

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