Property from a New Jersey Private Collection
George Dunlop Leslie, R.A.
1835 - 1921
Her First Place
signed G.D. Leslie lower left
oil on canvas
Unframed: 61 by 51cm., 24 by 20in.
Framed: 93 by 82cm., 36 by 32in.
This picture is unlined and in good condition. There are small areas of localised craquelure on the girl's hair, to the cat and to the fire fender.
UNDER ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT
There is a small area of retouching on the girl's apron and flecked retouchings to details of the fender and to the top left corner of the picture. There are other small retouchings elsewhere but all have been well-executed. The varnish is uneven.
The picture is contained in a moulded plaster and gilt frame.
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