Lot 115: BRITISH SCHOOL, (18TH CENTURY), PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER, HALF-LENGTH
January 23, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
PORTRAIT OF AN OFFICER, HALF-LENGTH
Oil on canvas
30 x 24 3/8 in. (76.2 x 61.9cm)
Private Collection, Maryland.
Fair to good overall condition; the relined canvas with some surface craquelure and some restored/retouched areas, including restoration to area beneath sword handle, a restored area in background at center right, some retouch to figure's vestment and a concentrated area with retouching at center left. Man's head/hair are not restored.
Frame: 39 x 55 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.
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