Lot 82: DUTCH SCHOOL, (CIRCA 1800), PEASANT WOMAN WITH BUNDLE VIEWED FROM BEHIND, CHURCH IN DISTANCE
October 11, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
PEASANT WOMAN WITH BUNDLE VIEWED FROM BEHIND, CHURCH IN DISTANCE
Charcoal and white chalk on tan paper
15 15/16 x 12 15/16 in. (40.5 x 32.9cm)
/spanPrivate Collection, New Jersey.
Executed on paper fully laid down to card. Along top edge of sheet there is an approx. 1/8 inch wide band of toning and a thinner, smaller amount of toning along part of outer left edge of sheet; about 1/2 inch within outer right edge there is a thin brownish vertical line. The aforementioned is from the overmat. There is some minor scattered pale foxing/localized discoloration.
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