Sale 10CN02 | Lot 1

Italian School 18th Century Capriccio of Ruins with Two Orientals Walking Along a Riverbank

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings
Italian School 18th Century Capriccio of Ruins with Two Orientals Walking Along a Riverbank

Lot Details

Lot 1
Italian School 18th Century Capriccio of Ruins with Two Orientals Walking Along a Riverbank
18th Century
Capriccio of Ruins with Two Orientals Walking Along a Riverbank
Oil on canvas
39 3/4 x 49 1/2 inches (101 x 125.5 cm)

Estate of a New York Gentleman

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $10,625 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Wax relined and then further backed with a sheet of plastic. Frame rubbing with associated inpainted losses along the upper margin. There is a long (perhaps 8 inches--ihard to tell for certain) mended vertical tear in the sky in the upper right quadrant. There isa large area of in- and overpaint around this mended tear. Also some touches of overpaint to create peach-toned highlights on the clouds. There is one inpainted area about two inches square on the lower left margin.


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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $10,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings

Wed, May 19, 2010 at 10am EDT
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