Lot 1191: ENGLISH SCHOOL, LATE 19TH CENTURY | Counting the takings
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
The canvas has been lined. There are areas of craquelure and surface dirt throughout. UV light inspection reveals some spots of retouching and infilling throughout the work, however, a heavy layer of opaque surface varnish obscures further reading.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Dimensions: 43 by 53cm., 17 by 21in.
Medium: oil on canvas