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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman.

Auction: Discovery - 3008TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: April 26, 2017 10:00AM


American School, 19th Century

Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 27 x 23 in., unframed. Condition: Lined, retouch, minor paint loss to l.r. corner, possible skinning.
Estimate $20-200

Retouch is significant and UV examinatino shows some repaired tears and infill of craquelure.

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Oil painting, Rembrandt