JOHN FERGUSON WEIR | STILL LIFE WITH YELLOW ROSES
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Property of a Lady

JOHN FERGUSON WEIR | STILL LIFE WITH YELLOW ROSES

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 USD

Property of a Lady

JOHN FERGUSON WEIR | STILL LIFE WITH YELLOW ROSES

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 USD

Lot Sold:11,250USD

Lot Details

Description

Property of a Lady

JOHN FERGUSON WEIR

1841 - 1926

STILL LIFE WITH YELLOW ROSES


signed J.F. Weir. (lower left)

oil on canvas

10 ¾ by 16 ⅛ inches

(27.3 by 41 cm)

Painted circa 1885.

Condition Report

The canvas is lined, there is frame abrasion along the extreme edges, and there is surface cracking throughout with some areas of associated paint separation. Under UV: the work retains a yellowed varnish and there is inpainting to address cracking 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 Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Meredith Long & Company, Houston, Texas

Adelson Galleries, New York

Acquired by the present owner from the above, 1999

American Art
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