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Italian School, 16th Century Style Two Bust-length Portraits of Women: Lady in Red With a Sheet of Music

Auction:
2878B
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2878B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Italian School, 16th Century Style

Two Bust-length Portraits of Women: Lady in Red With a Sheet of Music and Lady Holding a Skull
Unsigned.
Oil on canvas, 15 1/2 x 11 3/8 in. (39.5 x 29.0 cm), in carved frames.
Condition: Lined, retouch, scattered abrasions, craquelure, Skull with restored tear, surface rubs, and varnish inconsistencies to l.l. quadrant.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

The paintings are probably from the 19th century.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Conservation and restoration, Craquelure, Pottery

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