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John William Casilear (1811 - 1893)

Lot 1092: JOHN WILLIAM CASILEAR, "Alpine Scenery


August 4, 2006
East Dennis, MA, US

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American, 1811-1893

"Alpine Scenery", depicting a hiker below the Matterhorn. Signed lower left "J.W.C 73". Typed label on stretcher reads "Alpine Scenery John Casiliear".
The painting, as well as the framed (of the period and probably original) were professionally cleaned and restored by Peter Williams Museum Services of Boston.
Oil on canvas, 13" x 11". Framed.

Condition Report

Condition: "T" shaped repair to the lower right quadrant to repair an old tear. Small area of inpainting directly above but not inludiing the signature a s well as a few areas along the left hand margin. Less the 5% inpainting overall. Wax re-line.
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Summer Americana Sale - Day 2

August 4, 2006, 12:00 AM EST

East Dennis, MA, US

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