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Lot 108: ENGLISH SCHOOL , English (19th Century), Portrait of a Gentleman, oil on canvas, unsigned., 21 3/4 x 18 inches

Shannon's

January 19, 2017
Milford, CT, US

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Description

ENGLISH SCHOOL
English (19th Century)
Portrait of a Gentleman
oil on canvas, unsigned.
21 3/4 x 18 inches

Provenance: Private Collection, New Jersey.

Other Notes: Tags: Painting, Paintings, Portrait, 19th Century

Condition Report

Canvas: Lined
Condition: Good
Restoration: Considerable
Frame: Old
Comments:
Scattered crazing throughout.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Shannon's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. Frames on all paintings are sold "As Is". Frames may need some conservation.

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items or the timing of delivery. Insurance for in transit items is the
responsibility of the buyer.

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A premium of 25% of the successful bid up to and including
$500,000, and 17% on any amount exceeding $500,000 per lot,
will be applied to the individual hammer price of all lots sold, to be
paid by the buyer as part of the purchase price. Payment may be
made by cash, check or wire transfer. Visa or MasterCard may be
used up to the amount of $5,000 per auction. Purchases are subject
to 6.35% CT sales tax. ALL ITEMS MUST BE PAID FOR WITHIN
5 DAYS OF THE SALE, AT WHICH POINT THEY WILL BE
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Condition Statement

Shannon's LLC Fine Art Auctioneers acts solely as an agent for various
owners and consignors. It exercises care in describing all items listed
and uses judgment in attributing authorship, but offers no guarantee
regarding authenticity, condition, or description. The items described
in this catalog, which description may be amended by notice or
announcement at sale time, are offered for sale by Shannon's LLC as
agent for various owners or others authorized to sell the items.

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