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School of Rosa Bonheur (French, 1822-1899) Studies of Sheep

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

School of Rosa Bonheur (French, 1822-1899)

Studies of Sheep
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 16 x 23 3/8 in. (40.5 x 58.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, fine craquelure, surface grime.
Estimate $600-800

Retouch located along the left side, primarily in the background, but also in the face of the sheep in the l.l. corner, around his right eye and at his chin. A few brushmarks of retouch in the body of the foreground sheep.

Framed dimensions are 20 1/2 x 27 1/2 in.


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Keywords

Bonheur, Craquelure, Painting, Retouch, Visual arts

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