Sale 10CN02 | Lot 33

English School 18th Century Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Harley, First Earl of Oxford (1661- 1724)

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings
English School 18th Century Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Harley, First Earl of Oxford (1661- 1724)

Lot Details

Lot 33
English School 18th Century Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Harley, First Earl of Oxford (1661- 1724)
18th Century
Portrait of a Gentleman said to be Robert Harley, First Earl of Oxford (1661- 1724)
Oil on canvas
Oval, 29 1/4 x 24 1/2 inches (74.2 x 62.2 cm)

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Frame rubbing, with some inpainting around the perimeter; Dense varnish layer, showing some touches of inpaint on the forehead, right cheek (the sitter's left), the cravatte and in the lapel to the left of the cravatte. Some areas of congealed varnish on the surface.


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Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Sold for $1,500 (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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