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Antiques & Accessories

September 23, 2017

Lot #269
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$1,300.00(hammer price)
 $1,560.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedSeptember 23, 2017

Description

HENRY RITTENBERG
New York/Pennsylvania, 1879-1969

Artist en plein air. Inscribed lower right To My Very Dear Friends Mr. and Mrs. Karl Schneider H.R. Rittenberg 19...". Likely depicts the artist Susan Hayward Schneider and her husband on Nantucket.
Provenance: A Nantucket Estate.
Oil on canvas, 24" x 18". Framed 28" x 22"."

Condition

UV light reveals no obvious restoration. Small puncture to the mid-section of the seated figure. Two abrasions to upper right. Dry and soiled varnish layer. Appears to be in original, unrestored condition.

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