Lot 306: ARTHUR HACKER R.A. 1858-1919
Old Master and 19th Century European Art
January 28, 2006
New York, NY, USA
MENDING A NET
17 1/2 by 25 in.
44.5 by 63.5 cm
signed Arthur Hacker (lower left)
oil on canvas
Condition Note: generally good condition, canvas unlined, slightly rippled, varnish shiny, scattered minor craquelure, under UV light scattered inpainting above fisherman's head, a couple small spots of inpainting to top of head
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