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    Description

    Anton Ebert (German, 1845-1896)
    Spring in the woods, 1875
    Oil on canvas
    41-3/4 x 29-3/8 inches (105.9 x 74.7 cm)
    Signed, inscribed dated lower right: A. Ebert. Wien / 1875

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, New York, April 18, 2007, lot 106;
    Private collection, Los Angeles, California, acquired from the above.


    Condition Report*: Original canvas, paint film in very good stable condition. A few paint losses along lower edge and one small loss about 1/4 inch in size at lower center. Canvas somewhat slack. UV examination reveals an older varnish that has been selectively cleaned in the zone of the figure only. There is some inpaint to a few lines in her hair, and a small spot on the very tip of her nose. The largest area of fluorescence is strengthening along the calf muscle of the figure's most exposed leg running from the knee to the ankle, reinforcing the shadow there. There are small scattered spots of inpaint scattered in the background. Very little craquelure.
    Framed Dimensions 55 X 45 X 3 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    7th Friday
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