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    Eugenio Zampighi (Italian, 1859-1944)
    Story time
    Oil on canvas
    22 x 30 inches (55.9 x 76.2 cm)
    Signed lower right: E Zampighi

    Property from a Southern California Collection

    Omell Galleries, London;
    Private collection, San Diego, California.

    Condition Report*: Lined canvas. Scattered pinpoints of white accretion, apparently paint, along left and right edges, and more faintly at lower edge. Faint, finely patterned craquelure throughout. A faint diagonal scuff in upper right corner. Not examined out of frame.
    Under UV: very heavily applied varnish fluoresces green, somewhat obscuring the picture surface. Apparent older retouching at center of left edge and a few small dashes to the background above the child on the bench.
    Framed Dimensions 27.75 X 36 X 3 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2021
    3rd Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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