Description

    SCHOOL OF SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS (Late 18th/Early 19th Century)
    Portrait of an Artistic Gentleman
    Oil on canvas
    23 x 20 inches (58.4 x 50.8 cm)


    Condition Report*:

    Wax-lined canvas-extreme edges of original canvas visible on the upper edge; frame abrasion along extreme edges with minor associated paint loss; faint stretcher creases along all four edges visible under raking light; scattered craquelure throughout with several tiny flecks of paint loss in lower left quadrant; 1-inch light scratch in figure's hair; under UV exam, appear to be scattered areas of in-painting, but too difficult to read due to old, discolored varnish layer; Framed Dimensions 28.75 X 25 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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