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    Edoardo Gelli (Italian, 1852-1916)
    Giovane donna con cesto
    Oil on canvas
    87-1/2 x 32 inches (222.3 x 81.3 cm)
    Signed lower left: EGelli

    Private collection, Dallas, Texas.

    Condition Report*: Wax-lined canvas on glue lined canvas. Older varnish with restoration on top of the varnish. Under UV examination the following is visible: inpaint around perimeter to address frame abrasion; pinpoint strengthening in eyes; long lines of strengthening in folds of figure's skirt. There is a 4 x 4 inch passage of active flaking in the dress around and not including the edge of the headscarf on the right side of the figure. This coincides with a large bubble in the canvas where it appears to have come unaffixed to the lining. Scattered strengthening in the vegetation. Framed Dimensions 90 X 35 X 2 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    8th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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