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Antiques and Accessories

January 23, 2016

Lot #283
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$375.00(hammer price)
 $442.50(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedMarch 17, 2016

Description

WILLIAM HENRY LIPPINCOTT
New York, 1849-1920

Portrait of a child holding an orange. Signed and dated upper right Wm. H. Lippincott 1880".
Oil on canvas, 27" x 22". Unframed."

Condition

Numerous patches to reverse. Hi-gloss varnish prevents accurate reading under UV light. Craqueleur. Poorly repaired tear to lower right. Uneven surface by the sitter's cheek. Needs professional restoration.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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