Lot 176: European School, 19th Century, Farmland Scene with Figures and Animals, Unsigned Oil on Canvas, 58-1/4 x 48-1/2 inches
December 9, 2016
Washington, DC, USALive Auction
European School, 19th Century
Farmland Scene with Figures and Animals
Oil on canvas
58-1/4 x 48-1/2 in (148 x 123.2 cm)Property of Various Owners
The canvas is relined with craquelure overall, some areas with splitting. Faint stretcher bar marks are visible with overall yellowing and slight soiling. A few points of frame abrasion are present with what appears to be a vertical repaired tear beginning above the cow's head and leading into the trees. A milky-green varnish is visible under UV examination with scattered restoration overall.
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