GIRL IN WHITE
oil on canvas
24 by 18 in.
Appears to have old inpainting surrounding the proper left arm, proper right arm, and dress. Light overall scattered inpainting, most notably outlining the fingers. Canvas unlined. Light coat of varnish. Minor craquelure visible on the proper right side. Repaired tear on proper right side in the bodice of the girl's dress.
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 Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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Skinner, Bolton, American Folk Art, Decorative Arts & Furniture: The Collection of Marna Anderson, March 21, 1998, sale 1831;
Stephen Score, Boston, Massachusetts.