Austrian School

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Lot 46
Austrian School
18th Century
Portrait of the Empress Maria Theresa
Oil on canvas
34 1/4 x 26 3/4 inches (87 x 68 cm)

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined; very dense varnish layer with nothing showing under UV light. Several dents in the surface that break through the paint layer in the upper right qwuadrant; a long line of paint loss running across the sitter's shoulder at right (her left shoulder) ; a loss in her collar, below her chin. other small losses to the sitter's clothing, and scuff marks on her bodice


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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

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