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    Description

    Italian School (19th Century)
    Castle on a seaside cliff under a gathering storm
    Oil on panel, oval
    11-1/8 x 16 inches (28.3 x 40.6 cm)
    Initials carved on verso: CED

    Property from the Estate of Richard (Dick) Callaway


    Condition Report*: On beveled panel. Horizontal line of prior buckling to the panel in the upper register, which has been previously patched and retouched. A very few scattered hairline cracks visible under raking light. Minor frame abrasion and associated losses, particularly in the lower right quadrant. No examined out of frame.
    Under UV: varnish fluoresces green unevenly. Retouching to aforementioned horizontal area of buckling. Brushy retouching to extreme edges. One 1/4 inch spot of retouching in the lower center, just above the large rock. Scattered finely applied dots and dashes of retouching throughout, particularly to the sky area.
    Framed Dimensions 14.5 X 18.75 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
    January, 2021
    14th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 0
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