Sold Without Reserve | Property Sold to Benefit the European Paintings Acquisition Fund of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
STYLE OF ANTON MAUVE | MAN AND COW IN A PASTURE
Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD
Sold Without Reserve
Property Sold to Benefit the European Paintings Acquisition Fund of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
STYLE OF ANTON MAUVE
MAN AND COW IN A PASTURE
bears signature A. Mauve (lower right)
oil on panel
7 by 9¾ in.
17.8 by 24.8 cm
Oil on stable panel. The panel is a slightly irregularly shaped rectangle, the upper corners turn inwards, and this is visible in current framing. Suface dirt and dust with a yellowed varnish. A few isolated minor pin dots of accretion. Frame abrasion with remnants of a gold frame along the upper edge. Under UV: heavy varnish fluoresces green. No apparent issues. Ready to hang in its current state.
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