PETER OLIVER | PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADTIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS ROBERT DEVEREUX, 3RD EARL OF ESSEX, CIRCA 1620
PETER OLIVER | PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADTIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS ROBERT DEVEREUX, 3RD EARL OF ESSEX, CIRCA 1620
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PETER OLIVER | PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADTIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS ROBERT DEVEREUX, 3RD EARL OF ESSEX, CIRCA 1620

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

PETER OLIVER | PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADTIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS ROBERT DEVEREUX, 3RD EARL OF ESSEX, CIRCA 1620

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:5,625GBP

Lot Details

Description

PETER OLIVER

London 1584 - 1647

PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADTIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS ROBERT DEVEREUX, 3RD EARL OF ESSEX, CIRCA 1620


Watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, gilt-metal frame

53 by 43 mm.

Condition Report

Skin tones have probably faded somewhat. There has been restoration of the plum coloured background, especially along the margins and a larger area around 3 o'clock.


"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

Provenance

Sale, London, Sotheby's, 11 July 1983, lot 99

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures, Part III
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