Sale 10CN02 | Lot 23

Circle of John Singleton Copley Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Keith

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings
Circle of John Singleton Copley Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Keith

Lot Details

Lot 23
Circle of John Singleton Copley Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Keith
Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Keith
Oil on canvas
30 1/4 x 25 1/4 inches (76.9 x 64.2 cm)


Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Unsold

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Frame rubbing. Dense varnish layer makes it difficult to detect earlier restoration under UV examination. Small flecks of paint lifting at upper left near edge with corresponding inpaint in area approximately 1 x 1 1/2 inch. Two small areas of inpaint, each about 1" in diameter, at lower left near left edge. Few scattered tiny areas of more recent inpaint. Cloudy varnish. Flattened fine craquelure.


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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Unsold

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Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings

Wed, May 19, 2010 at 10am EDT
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