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    ELIZABETH STRONG (American, 1855-1941)
    Sleeping Child with Dog, 1887
    Oil on canvas
    54 x 38-3/4 inches (137.2 x 98.4 cm)
    Signed lower right: Elizabeth Strong / 1887

    Condition Report*: Re-lined and re-varnished canvas with slight surface grime and overall craquelure, commensurate with age; 1" dent and accompanying paint loss along lower edge; several minor abrasions and paint chips along lower edge; two tiny paint chips on dog's tail and one tiny scratch on chair, to the right of dog; under UV examination, varnish masks earlier restorations; in-painting along left and right edges, a 1 x 1" region in child's hair, scattered flecks in the left tassels of chair, scattered flecks in the dog's head, two 1 x 1" regions in the chair beneath child's elbow, a 1" region along dog's back, a 2 x 1" region on dog's front leg, and faint evidence of in-painting in shadow beneath dog; overall good condition; unframed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    10th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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