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Adolf Sukkert

A View of the Grand Canal, Venice

Adolf Sukkert

Adolf Sukkert

A View of the Grand Canal, Venice

A View of the Grand Canal, Venice

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Adolf Sukkert

German

1830 - 1870

A View of the Grand Canal, Venice


signed Sukkert (lower right)

oil on canvas

canvas: 29½ by 24⅛ in.; 74.9 by 61.2 cm

framed: 42½ by 37 in.; 107.9 by 93.9 cm

The canvas is not lined. The paint surface is in overall good condition under a slightly soiled varnish. Fine craquelure throughout the sky and and water at left. Under UV light, spots of inpainting visible in water along bottom edge at left and right, also along left edge, likely to address slight frame abrasion; larger area of inpainting in the sky at upper right with corresponding patch to canvas reverse; small touches if inpainting to facade at left in arched windows, corresponds to repaired tear on canvas reverse.


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.

Sale: Sotheby's, London, 19 November, 1997, lot 45