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Item Details

Lot #97
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$1,900.00(hammer price)
 $2,280.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 14, 2019

Description

AMERICAN OR FRENCH SCHOOL
Mid-19th Century

Portrait of a captain holding a spyglass, with a lighthouse and vessels in the background. Signed and dated center right V. Poriet f. 1855".
Oil on canvas, 30" x 24". Framed 35" x 29"."

Condition

Relined. Stretcher marks to canvas. Repaired mainly around left arm and to upper right quadrant, to right of face. UV light reveals minor areas of in paint, mainly noted in background. One small spot detected, on face and shirt. Frame in good condition with no obvious mars or damages noted.

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