Description

    Middleton Jameson (British, 1837-1919)
    Rencontre avec son premier amour, 1881
    Oil on canvas
    23-1/2 x 32 inches (59.7 x 81.3 cm)
    Signed, inscribed and dated lower right: Middleton Jameson / Paris 1881
    Inscribed on the reverse: Encontre [sic] avec son premier amour


    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, New York, October 16, 1991, lot 255;
    Private collection, New York, acquired from the above.


    Condition Report*:

    Original canvas. Under UV light the figures appear to have been selectively cleaned in the past. There are some small scattered areas of overpaint to the figures. The lady in pink has small areas of inpaint throughout her dress and also to the hat lying in the foreground. Areas of fine craquelure. Canvas is a little slack. There is a central vertical stretcher bar mark. Framed Dimensions 34.5 X 42.5 X 3 Inches

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