Description

    FRANZ SERAPH VON LENBACH (German, 1836-1904)
    Portrait of a Gentleman
    Oil on canvas
    20 x 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
    Inscribed in pencil on lower stretcher bar: Lenbach
    Inscribed on back of canvas: Lenbach
    PROVENANCE:
    Collection of Robert Knaus, Munich;
    Habertizel & S. Kende, Vienna;
    Private collection.


    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas, original stretchers and frame. Paint film in very good, stable condition. A few losses and abrasions where canvas rubs against frame. Masking varnish. A few spots of inpaint fluoresce under UV in the background, and just left of the man's ear.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    11th-12th Wednesday-Thursday
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