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    Manner of Carlo Maratta (Italian, 1625-1713)
    The Infant Christ Sleeping, Attended by Angels
    Oil on canvas
    17 x 21 inches (43.2 x 53.3 cm)

    Property from the Estate of Richard (Dick) Callaway


    Condition Report*: Wax lined. Finely patterned craquelure throughout. Scattered areas of inpainting of a texture different than that of the original paint later, thus visible to the naked eye. Yellowing to the varnish layer. Thin line of accretion along lower edge. Surface dirt and dust. Not examined out of frame.
    Under UV: varnish fluoresces green unevenly. Scattered brushy areas of retouching throughout, primarily in the background, some on the figures.
    Framed Dimensions 22.5 X 26 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2021
    14th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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