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1046

Severin Roesen

Still Life of Fruit

Property of a Private Collector, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Severin Roesen

Severin Roesen

Still Life of Fruit

Still Life of Fruit

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Property of a Private Collector, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Severin Roesen

1805 - 1882

Still Life of Fruit


oil on canvas

26 1/4 by 31 1/4 in.

66.7 by 79.4 cm.

Executed circa 1851.


A letter from Judith O'Toole accompanies this lot.

The canvas is lined and the tacking edges have been covered with black tape. There is minor frame abrasion along the extreme outer edges with associated inpainting. There are minor bulges to the canvas along the left side. Under UV: The work retains an uneven varnish and there are pindots of inpainting throughout the fruit with some larger spots in the background.

 

Framed Dimensions: 40 by 35 1/2 in. (101.6 by 90.1 cm.)



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Conklin Family Collection, Sea Cliff, New York

Valdemar F. Jacobsen, Cold Spring Harbor, New York

Robert Carlen, Philadelphia (acquired by 1971)

Meyer and Vivian Potamkin, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (acquired from the above in 1971)

Sotheby's New York, 21 May 2003, lot 102 (consigned by the above)

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Harrisburg, William Penn Memorial Museum, An Alumnus Salutes Dickinson College 200th Anniversary (From the Collection of Meyer and Vivian Potamkin), 1972-73, no. 132, pp. 7, 55, illustrated
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, American Art from the Collection of Vivian and Meyer P. Potamkin, 1989, p. 13