ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY | SPANIEL IN AN INTERIOR
Sold Without Reserve
ENGLISH SCHOOL, 19TH CENTURY
SPANIEL IN AN INTERIOR
oil on canvas
18 by 24 in.; 45.7 by 61 cm
Examined in the frame. Oil on canvas in original unlined condition. Surface dirt and dust and a few scattered accretions, with areas of discolored varnish. Small diagonal loss at upper left; a small circular loss at lower left corner; and a few isolated pin dots of loss. Minor abrasion to left of dog's front proper right paw. Some isolated craquelure near the edges. Under UV: varnish fluoresces green unevenly. No apparent issues. Offered in a simple gold frame. Ready to hang in its current state.
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