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Antoni Casanova Estorach

The Center of Attention

Antoni Casanova Estorach

Antoni Casanova Estorach

The Center of Attention

The Center of Attention

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Antoni Casanova Estorach

Spanish

1847 - 1896

The Center of Attention


signed, inscribed, and dated Antonio Cassanova Y Estorach (lower left); Paris 1883. (lower right)

oil on canvas

canvas: 15 by 20 in.; 38.1 by 50.8 cm

framed: 26 1/4 by 31 1/4 in.; 66.6 by 79.3 cm

The canvas is lined. The paint surface is stable and in good condition. Patterns of craquelure throughout. Frame abrasions to the edges. Under UV light, minor retouching to aforementioned abrasions; minor retouching to craquelure above the foot stool.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, 23 October 1997, lot 150a