Pál (Paul) Böhm (Hungarian, 1839-1905)
Family at Rest by a Bridge and Stream
Signed and inscribed "fert: Böhm Pál Munchen" l.l.
Oil on partially cradled panel, 19 1/4 x 13 7/8 in. (49.0 x 35.3 cm), framed.
Condition: A few fine vertical cracks to the upper half of the composition in the sky and trees with minor retouch, craquelure with areas of lifting along some of the cracks.
Indistict stamp with the word Munchen on the reverse. Also numbered "238" on a gummed label on the reverse. Framer's notation on a piece of masking tape on the reverse.
There are two lines of craquelure in the sky, the longer measuring about 3 inches. There are also some small cracks in the center, the largest one measuring 1 1/2 inches. These lines show some minor flaking and lifting of the pigment.
Framed dimensions are 26 3/4 x 21 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.,with a label from Buffalo Frame and Mirror Corporation on the frame backing paper.
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