Emile Boilvin (French, 1845-1899). The Letter. Oil on canvas. 21-3/4 x 18-1/4 inches (55.2 x 46.4 cm...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionEmile Boilvin (French, 1845-1899)
Oil on canvas
21-3/4 x 18-1/4 inches (55.2 x 46.4 cm)
Signed lower left: E. Boilvin
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.
Glue-lined canvas; there appears to be craquelure and frame wear; an approx. 8 inch scratch along top right edge; under UV light, there appears to be several spots of inpaint, most notably an approx. 2 x 1 inch area near center right edge and another of similar size in standing figure's skirt at center bottom edge; signature fluoresces and appears to be floating. Framed Dimensions 25 X 21.5 Inches
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