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Frederick Richard Say

Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Bulteel Wearing a Black Dress

Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 GBP

Property removed from Fenton House to be sold on behalf of the 7th Earl of Durham

Frederick Richard Say

Frederick Richard Say

Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Bulteel Wearing a Black Dress

Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Bulteel Wearing a Black Dress

Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 GBP

Property removed from Fenton House to be sold on behalf of the 7th Earl of Durham

Frederick Richard Say

British

1817 - 1860

Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Bulteel Wearing a Black Dress


bears inscriptions F. R. Say. pinx. / 1831 / The / Lady Elizabeth Bulteel / Lyncham. on the reverse

oil on canvas

Unframed: 77 by 63.5cm., 30 by 25in.

Framed: 108 by 97cm., 42½ by 38in.

The canvas has been lined which is visible along the upper right edge. There is craquelure visible, notably to her face, neck, hand and chest. Discoloured retouchings to her hands, chin, shoulder and some minor spots to her cheeks. The surface is dirty. Examination under ultra-violet light reveals an opaque varnish and retouching to an area between the left centre edge and her arm, to the red drapery, to the top right corner and to the bottom right corner. In addition to the aforementioned discoloured retouching.


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