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Northern European School, 17th Century Style Portrait of a Red-haired Girl in Blue

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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

Description:

Northern European School, 17th Century Style

Portrait of a Red-haired Girl in Blue
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 22 1/4 x 17 1/2 in. (56.0 x 44.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, scattered small paint losses, craquelure, surface imperfections, varnish discoloration, surface grime.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Finely applied retouch to the girl's face. Broadly brushed retouch to the background. Surface grime with possible mold. Lined perhaps in early 20th century, and currently stretched onto a modern stretcher.

Framed dimensions are 27 3/4 x 23 inches.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Canvas, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Oil painting, Painting, Pottery, Retouch, Varnish, Visual arts

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