Sale 09CN02 | Lot 39

Follower of Giovanni Ghisolfi

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Sale
Follower of Giovanni Ghisolfi

Lot Details

Lot 39
Follower of Giovanni Ghisolfi
Capricci of Palaces with Fountains and Figures Strolling: Two
Oil on canvas
Each 26 3/4 x 33 1/8 inches (67.9 x 84.2 cm)

Private collection, Washington, D.C.

Estate of a Washington, D.C. Philanthropist

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Both lined. Each with considerable craquelure. Condition commensurate with age.

i. One with scattered losses and a a 2 1/2'' L-shaped tear just below center. Also some minor paint flaking at upper center edge. Also few small whitish abrasions at upper right. Appears to be some strengthening of foliage at upper left, figures and dog at center as well as man at lower left.

ii. 3'' repaired tear above and to the left of the seated man at left. Screening varnish, though scattered inpainting is visible, mostly along the edges, strenthening parts of the architecture and foliage at lower right.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

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Important English & Continental Sale

Wed, May 06, 2009 at 10am EDT
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