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25

Frederick Richard Say

Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Bulteel Wearing a White 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 White Dress

Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Bulteel Wearing a White Dress

Estimate:

1,500 - 2,500 GBP

Lot sold:

1,890

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 White Dress


bears inscription Eliza'th Bulteel / daughter of / John Butleel / FLEET / FRED.C R. SAY pinxt / 1836 on the reverse

oil on canvas

Unframed: 76.5 by 63.5cm., 30 by 25in.

Framed: 108 by 96.5cm., 42½ by 38in.

The canvas has been lined and the lining is visible to the upper corner. The surface is dirty. There are areas of craquelure which appears to be stable - notably to the background to her right and to her dress and neck. It has an opaque and dirty varnish. There are localised retouchings, some of which are hard to read beneath the varnish - these appears to have discoloured and are visible in natural light. There are other localised retouchings, notably to the upper left corner, strokes to the lower right sleeve, some strokes to the lower left corner and a small line of retouching to her collar-bone.


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