Lot 206: * Stanhope Forbes, (British, 1857-1947), The Farmer's Pride, 1914
American and European Art
May 12, 2013
Chicago, IL, USA
The Farmer's Pride, 1914
oil on canvas
signed Stanhope A. Forbes and dated (lower left)
49 1/4 x 39 1/4 inches.
Slight frame abrasion along left edge; pin hole in center left edge; isolated areas of craquelure in lower right quarter, most notable along the outline of pigs and chickens; concentration of craquelure to immediate right of man's pail; slight frame abrasion in lower right corner; evidence of restoration made visible by patch on verso; slight yellowing to varnish; Under UV light, no evidence of restoration or retouching; otherwise appears to be in basic good condition.
Notes: Property from the Estate of Marvin and Margaret Katz, Naples, Florida