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Boston School, 19th/20th Century Portrait of Dora Dall Breding

Auction:
3114T
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$197$160

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Auction:
Discovery - 3114T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Boston School, 19th/20th Century

Portrait of Dora Dall Breding. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 15 in., in a Carig-Rohane-style frame. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure.

Provenance: By descent within the family of the sitter. Cook for Arthur Foote, a noted composer in Boston (See Notes)
Estimate $300-500

Frame dimensions are 21 5/8 x 18 5/8 in.


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

Dora Dall Breding, Arthur Foote, Classical music, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Foote, Music, Pottery, Visual arts

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