Description

    FERDINAND ROYBET (French, 1840-1920)
    A Hopeful Suitor
    Oil on panel
    21-1/8 x 15-1/8 inches (53.7 x 38.4 cm)
    Signed lower left: F Roybet

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection [assembled late 1940s to 1963], Spokane, Washington, circa late 1940s - 2011;
    Private collection, Spokane, Washington, acquired from the above.


    Condition Report*:

    Minor frame accretions along the top and left edges; several light surface scratches in the negative space along the left and right edges; under UV exam, there appears to be inpainting along all four extreme edges, particularly the bottom edge; heavy professional varnish layer makes it difficult to assess the extent of restoration. Framed Dimensions 27.5 X 21.5 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    10th Wednesday
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