St. John the Baptist
Inscribed by/H Howching/London/1824 on the paper backing
Gouache on ivory
5 1/4 x 4 inches; Together with Follower of Francesco Guardi, Capriccio with Ruins, oil en grisaille on board, 8 7/8 x 6 7/8 inches
C Sold to Benefit the Lee B. Anderson Memorial Foundation
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Follower of Guardi: Frame rubbing. Scattered paint loss throughout, particularly in the sky. Surface grime. No visible restoration under UV light.
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