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Adolph Schreyer (French/German, 1828-1899) Rider and Horse in a Desert Country (Wallachian Peasant)

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T Location: Boston Date / Time: April 02, 2018 12:00PM


Adolph Schreyer (French/German, 1828-1899)

Rider and Horse in a Desert Country (Wallachian Peasant)
Signed and dated "Ad Schreyer/1860" l.r., titled on a presentation plaque and on a label from D. Matt Hand Carved Picture Frames, New York, affixed to the back of the frame, inscribed "Kimbel Collection" and numbered "4995" on unattributed labels affixed to the reverse.
Oil on panel, 9 1/2 x 7 in. (24.6 x 17.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Surface grime.

N.B. We would like to thank Dr. Christoph Andreas for his assistance cataloging this lot. Based on digital photographs, Dr. Andreas described this work as an early, authentic work by Adolph Schreyer.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Christoph Andreas, Adolph Schreyer