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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
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May 31, 2020 12:00 PMCalender

Adolph Schreyer (French/German, 1828-1899) Wallachian Peasants

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3390B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 31, 2020 12:00PM


Adolph Schreyer (French/German, 1828-1899)

Wallachian Peasants
Signed "Ad. Schreyer" l.l., titled and identified in an inscription on the front of frame, with a label from William Schaus, Publisher, Importer, and Dealer, New York, affixed to the back of the frame.
Oil on canvas, 20 1/2 x 43 1/8 in. (52.1 x 109.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Wax lined, stretcher replaced, craquelure, minor retouch.

Provenance: A Massachusetts estate.

N.B. The work was reviewed via digital photographs and confirmed as an original Adolf Schreyer by Dr. Christoph Andreas.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

There is some scattered retouch to the back ground and the signature may have been reinforced.

The frame measures 36 x 58 x 5 1/4 in.

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William, Adolf Schreyer, Christoph Andreas, Adolph Schreyer