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George Dunlop Leslie, R.A.

Her First Place

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 GBP

Property from a New Jersey Private Collection

George Dunlop Leslie, R.A.

George Dunlop Leslie, R.A.

Her First Place

Her First Place

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 GBP

Property from a New Jersey Private Collection

George Dunlop Leslie, R.A.

British

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.


FRAME

The picture is contained in a moulded plaster and gilt frame.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Christie's, London, 10 January 1956, lot 10