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John Vallely

Five Musicians

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Estimate:

15,000 to - 25,000 GBP

John Vallely

John Vallely

Five Musicians

Five Musicians

Estimate:

15,000 to - 25,000 GBP

Lot sold:

60,480

GBP

John Vallely

b.1941

Five Musicians


signed J B Vallely (lower right)

oil on canvas

unframed: 152.5 by 127cm.; 60 by 50in.

framed: 159.5 by 134cm.; 62¾ by 52¾in.

The canvas is original. The work appears in good overall condition. Some instances of reticulation with further craquelure to impasto paint in a small number of places, with one or two instances of lifting. A loss to black impasto to the lower central figure's left proper shoulder with some further minor instances of tiny losses to impasto tips. Some surface dirt to impasto crevices. Please contact the department for a reading under ultraviolet light. The work is held in a painted wooden frame. Please email charlie.minter@sothebys.com if you have any questions regarding the present work.


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Adam Gallery, Armagh

Eakin Gallery, Belfast

Sale, de Veres, Dublin, 26 November 2019, lot 21, where acquired by the present owner