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French or Italian School, 17th/18th Century The Rape of the Sabine Women

Auction:
3293B
Lot:
202A
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3293B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

French or Italian School, 17th/18th Century

The Rape of the Sabine Women
Unsigned, inscribed "P&D Colnaghi London 1956 CHQ" in pencil on the reverse of the mount.
Ink, wash, and charcoal, heightened with white on laid paper, 17 1/4 x 25 1/4 in. (43.8 x 64.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Sheet lined with secondary paper and laid down on pressed paperboard support, stabilized tears to u.r. and l.r. corners, soiling, oxidation to some of the white heightening.

Provenance: The estate of Robert Wynne, Massachusetts.
Estimate $500-700

Restored loss to paper surface at lower center, slightly left, measuring 3/8 x 1/4 inch. The restored tears to the upper right corner appear as creases and consist of to two diagonal parallel tears of about 1 inch each. No additional condition issues to report.

Frame dimensinos are 25 5/8 x 33 1/2 x 1 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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