JAMES SANT, R.A. | PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME
JAMES SANT, R.A. | PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME
JAMES SANT, R.A. | PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME
JAMES SANT, R.A. | PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME
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KILLADOON HOUSE, PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT IRISH ESTATE

JAMES SANT, R.A. | PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

KILLADOON HOUSE, PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT IRISH ESTATE

JAMES SANT, R.A. | PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

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Lot Details

Description

KILLADOON HOUSE, PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT IRISH ESTATE


JAMES SANT, R.A.

1820-1916

PORTRAIT OF HELEN MASON DRESSED IN SPANISH COSTUME


signed with monogram l.l.: JS

oil on canvas

113 by 87.5 cm.; 44½ by 34½ in.

Condition Report

Original canvas. Surface is slightly dirty and varnish uneven. Some faint but stable traces of craquelure in upper half of the work.Some occasional light frame abrasions. Otherwise it appear in good overall condition and would benefit from a light clean.


UV light reveals an opaque varnish. No obvious signs of retouching.


Held in a gilt plaster frame.


"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

Helen Mason was the sister of Eleanor Clements, previous chatelaine of Killadoon and wife of Henry John Beresford Clements (1869-1940). Sant also painted Eleanor.

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