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School of David Teniers the Elder (Flemish, 1582-1649) Interior-Boors Playing Cards

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

School of David Teniers the Elder (Flemish, 1582-1649)

Interior-Boors Playing Cards
Unsigned, identified on an old printed auction label affixed to the cradling on the reverse.
Oil on cradled panel, 8 x 10 1/2 in. (20.5 x 27.5 cm), in a Samuel Coombes, London, frame.
Condition: Retouch, horizontal cracks to the panel and paint surface, craquelure, surface abrasions.
Estimate $400-600

Framer's label from Samuel Coombes, 331 Strand, London. Coombes framing establishment occupied that address from 1869-1901.


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

David Teniers, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Cradling, Craquelure, David Teniers the Elder, Museology, Retouch, Teniers, Visual arts, London

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