Description

    Manner of THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH (British, 1727-1788)
    Old Cottages Near Bath
    Oil on canvas
    11 x 14-1/2 inches (27.9 x 36.8 cm)

    PROVENANCE:
    Edward Leach, Texas, early 1940s;
    By descent to the current owner, Bryan, Texas.


    Condition Report*:

    Lined and re-varnished canvas with overall craquelure, commensurate with age; small paint chip in upper foliage of left tree and small paint chip in central sky; slight abrasion in lower left corner; under UV examination, the varnish makes it difficult to interpret earlier restoration; scattered in-painting in the craquelure of the sky, upper foliage, and middle cottage. Framed Dimensions 19.25 X 22.75 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
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