Property from a Private Collection, Norway
Thomas Benjamin Kennington
1856 - 1916
signed T.B.KENNINGTON lower right
oil on canvas
Unframed: 152 by 110cm., 60 by 43in.
Framed: 175 by 133cm., 69 by 52in.
This picture is unlined and the original canvas is providing a stable structural support. There is a fine craquelure pattern but this is only visible upon close inspection. The paint surface is a little dirty and the varnish has discoloured - the picture should benefit from a light clean. UNDER ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT The varnish appears opaque but there are no obvious retouchings.
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