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    BRITISH SCHOOL (19th Century)
    Portrait of John Barge Irwell the Elder, circa 1844
    Oil on canvas
    30 x 25 inches (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
    Inscribed on label verso: John Barge of / Irwell House / Broughton / Lancashire / Amy's Great Grandfather / painted about 1844


    Condition Report*: Glue-lined canvas; under UV exam, several small flecks of in-painting at upper center extreme left edge, possible minor cosmetic over-painting in figure's right ear, eye brows and eye lids, lips, and along figure's left cheek Framed Dimensions 42 X 37 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    February, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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