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    George Henry Harlow (British, 1787-1819)
    Portrait of Master John Fletcher
    Oil on canvas
    19-1/2 x 16 inches (49.5 x 40.6 cm)

    Captain FitzHerbert Wright, Yeldersley Hall, Ashborne, Derbyshire, England;
    Private collection, Tyler, Texas.

    Condition Report*: Original canvas. Under UV examination there is extremely careful inpaint to the craquelure in a few locations, notably on the high of the foregead (quarter-sized patch), on the eye socket of sitter's right eye, in the iris and lids of the sitter's left eye, and in the open neck area. A tiny spot of inpainted craquelure is in the hair. Older varnish overall.

    There is a very small hole in the canvas in the lower right corner 1 inch from the right edge and 2.5 inches from the bottom of the painting.

    Canvas bears a stamp verso: Brown / 165 / High Holborn, London

    Framed Dimensions 24.75 X 21.75 X 2.75 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    6th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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