ANDREA LANDINI | À CHACUN SON MÉTIER
ANDREA LANDINI | À CHACUN SON MÉTIER
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Property from a Private Collection, California

ANDREA LANDINI | À CHACUN SON MÉTIER

Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection, California

ANDREA LANDINI | À CHACUN SON MÉTIER

Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 USD

Lot Sold:13,750USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private Collection, California

ANDREA LANDINI

Italian

1847-1935

À CHACUN SON MÉTIER


signed A. Landini (lower left); inscribed Appartements Louis XIV au Palais du Versailles/"a chacun son metier" and signed A Landini (on a label on the stretcher) 

oil on canvas 

25¾ by 32 in.

65.4 by 81.3 cm

Condition Report

Titled and signed on an old label by an unknown hand (on the reverse).


Lined. The work presents well with bright colors. Scattered, barely perceptible craquelure. Frame abrasion with some associated discolored inpainting is scattered at the edges. Under UV: a few small areas of finely applied inpainting in the lower half of composition; and dashes of retouching on the red robes and on the mirror at upper left. Brushy inpainting to address aforementioned abrasion widely scattered at the edges.


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

Probably, Sotheby's, London, May 21, 1958, lot 180 

MacConnal-Mason, London 

Senator and Mrs. George McGovern, Washington, D.C. (and sold, Christie's, New York, May 23, 1991, lot 170, illustrated)

Acquired at the above sale 

European Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture
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