Lot 1048: Attilio Simonetti (1843-1925 Italian)
July 30, 2013
Pasadena, CA, USALive Auction
Description: ''The Donkey Race'', signed, dated and inscribed lower left: Attilio Simonetti Roma 1881, oil on canvas, 30'' H x 43'' W, est: $12,000/18,000. Exhibited: Nature of Exhibit, no. 76 (see label affixed to the cardboard backing).
Condition Report: Visual: Right stretcher bar crease. Blacklight: A line of touch-up along the entire right stretcher bar crease with other scattered touch-up near the stretcher bar crease in the sky. Scattered touch-up along the horizon line in the sky, some other scattered tiny spots of touch-up in the upper center.
Provenance: J.N. Bartfield Galleries, New York, NY; Private Collection, Nevada; by descent in the family to the present owner
Dimensions: 30'' H x 43'' W
Artist or Maker: Attilio Simonetti (1843-1925 Italian)
Exhibited: Nature of Exhibit, no. 76 (see label affixed to the cardboard backing)
Medium: oil on canvas