Lot 78: Antonie Steiney 1832 Portrait of Woman Painting
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: EUROPEAN, DATED 1832 An oil on canvas portrait painting of an aristocratic woman. The work depicts a fashionably dressed woman in a blue gown trimmed in white lace with an ensemble of garnet jewelry seated with a green shawl around her waist. The work is signed on the reverse.
Condition Report: Small hole repair, minor inpainting and touchups with stable craqueller. Frame in overall good condition, possibly repainted at one time.
Dimensions: canvas measures 17 3/4" by 14 1/4"; overall 22 1/2" by 18 3/4"