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British School, 17th/18th Century Woman (Perhaps as Diana) Brushing Her Dog

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
463
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

British School, 17th/18th Century

Woman (Perhaps as Diana) Brushing Her Dog,
Unsigned, partial labels from the Museum of Fine Arts and the Fogg Art Museum affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure.
Estimate $400-600

Fogg Art Museum Loan: 3266.

Inscribed on one MFA label "...Merwin/...Englewood Ave/ Brookl..."
The second, smaller MFA label seems to read, "Mr. Wilder/Stedman.../W..."


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Canvas, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Painting, Pottery, Rembrandt, Visual arts

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