Lot 152: CONTINENTAL SCHOOL, (19TH CENTURY), FAMILY PORTRAIT
January 23, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Oil on canvas
28 x 33 in. (71 x 83.8cm)
Private Collection, New York, New York.
The relined canvas in generally fair to good overall condition, with most of the painting in unrestored condition. There is some restoration at/just outside of left edge of canvas, restoration to part of the face and neck of leftmost child, and restoration in the area between the leftmost child and the child to her immediate right. Otherwise, there is only minor scattered retouch.
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