Lot 134: GEORGE SHERIDAN KNOWLES, (BRITISH 1863-1931), "A LOVE SONG" (ROMANCE)
January 23, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
GEORGE SHERIDAN KNOWLES
"A LOVE SONG" (ROMANCE)
Signed ''G. Sheridan Knowles'' bottom left, oil on canvas
24 x 36 in. (61 x 91.4cm)
Schillay & Rehs, Inc., New York, New York.
Private Collection, Pennsylvania.
The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, The One Hundred and Forty-Seventh, London, May-August, 1884, no. 658.
Royal Academy Pictures and Sculpture, Vol. 1915, London: 1884, p. 62 (illustrated).
in generally fair overall condition, the relined canvas with areas of residual varnish and dark pigments, making a complete and accurate reading of the painting under u.v. light somewhat difficult. There are localized areas as seen under u.v. light that have been retouched/restored
Frame: 30 1/4 x 42 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.
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