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    Circle of SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE (British, 1769-1830)
    Portrait of a Young Boy (possibly William Henry Holmes, 1812-1885)
    Oil on canvas
    23 x 20-1/2 inches (58.4 x 52.1 cm)

    PROVENANCE:
    Mr. Donald Stuart;
    Private collection, purchased from the above, 1954;
    By descent to the present owner.


    Condition Report*: Canvas appears to be unlined; original stretchers and period frame, possibly original; canvas slightly undulating in upper and lower right corners; faint craquelure throughout commensurarte with age; stable surface; under UV exam, appears to be in-painting along extreme right edge to address frame wear and multiple pinpoints of in-painting near center bottom edge, but old varnish layer makes a clear reading of possible older spots of in-paint indeterminate. Framed Dimensions 29.5 X 27 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    8th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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