Sale 09CN02 | Lot 21

Circle of Benjamin West

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Sale
Circle of Benjamin West

Lot Details

Lot 21
Circle of Benjamin West
The Clemency of Scipio
Oil on canvas
24 1/4 x 20 1/2 inches (61.6 x 52.1 cm)

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Unsold

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Frame rubbing; lined. Surface is heavily abraded and quite flattened. Scattered craquelure throughout. Inpainting visible in some areas of the craquelure, as well as in the architectural and drapery outlines in upper portion of the work. Strengthening also visible in figure at center as well as standing female figure in white at lower right. Condition commensurate with age.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Unsold

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Important English & Continental Sale

Wed, May 06, 2009 at 10am EDT
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