Lot 7: VICTOR DUPONT | Young Woman Sewing
November 30, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
The canvas has been strip-lined. There is a pattern of hairline craquelure throughout the painting surface, as visible in the catalogue illustration. Ultra-violet light reveals some very small spots of retouching in the girl's lock of hair in her forehead. The picture is otherwise in good condition and ready to hang. Presented in a simple wooden frame with a nameplate.
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Dimensions: 74.5 by 60cm., 29¼ by 23½in.
Medium: oil on canvas