View full screen - View 1 of Lot 33. The Prayer.
33

Leonardo de Mango

The Prayer

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Property from a Swedish Private Collection

Leonardo de Mango

Leonardo de Mango

The Prayer

The Prayer

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Lot sold:

15,120

GBP

Property from a Swedish Private Collection

Leonardo de Mango

Italian

1843-1930

The Prayer


signed, dedicated and dated A Madame / Silvia Peter / L. De Mango 1885 lower right

oil on canvas

Unframed: 40.5 by 26.5cm., 16 by 10½in.

Framed: 53 by 39cm., 20¾ by 15¼in.

The canvas has not been lined and is providing a strong and stable support ot the paint surface. There is some craquelure to the sky, visible upon close inspection, notably around the head of the figure. Otherwise the work is in good condition ready to hang. Examination under ultraviolet light reveals a spot of retouching to the sky, to the left of figure's head and one smaller spot to the upper left edge.


Please note that Condition 11 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.


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.