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William Walker Morris (British, fl. 1850-1867) A Rest on the Way/Boy with Two Dogs

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3140B
Lot:
216
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

William Walker Morris (British, fl. 1850-1867)

A Rest on the Way/Boy with Two Dogs
Signed and dated "WWMorris 1861" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in. (61.0 x 50.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, craquelure, scattered subtle retouch.
Estimate $700-900

The retouch is minimal and includes some broad brushmarks on the sitter's face, a few lines in his cap, a dot above his head, and another dot in the sky at the upper left. Craquelure is stable. No additional condition issues to report.


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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William Walker Morris, Lithics, Retouch

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