Cornwall School

Lot Details

Lot 57
Cornwall School
19th Century
Preparing for Market, Conwy, North Wales
Bears signature Stanhope A. Forbes (lr)
Oil on canvas
36 x 24 inches

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $2,560 (includes buyer's premium)

This lot has been updated. View addendum.

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Wax lined. Frame rubbing. Dirty, yellowed varnish. Scattered craquelure with an some of paint separation in the lower left. A 1/2 inch linen covered liner has been nailed to the edges of the canvas, and possibly partially glued. Partially visible stretcher marks. There is a dulling varnish that makes the detection of inpainting near impossible under UV light. However, there does appear to be an area of around 2 inches at the far left center; few spots in upper right corner and a 6 x 1 1/2 inch area to the right of the store sign of possible restoration.

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

No condition report? Click here to request one.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $2,560 (includes buyer's premium)

Ask the Specialist Track Lot
Catalogue Info

Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

Wed, Feb 08, 2012 at 10am EST
View All Lots