After Franz Xavier Winterhalter
The Empress Eugenie of France
Oil on canvas
50 1/2 x 39 3/4 inches (128.2 x 101 cm)
C Property from an Upper East Side, New York Estate
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $13,750 (includes buyer's premium)
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Glue relined. One small repaired tear in the red background in the lower right quadrant; another in the skirt. Some touches of inpaint on the face and neck, including a dime-sized spot to the right of the left eye, another in the shadow on her left cheek; a third at the nape of her neck; and two tiny touches to the forehead. One touch of inpaint in the curtain; another on the column. Scattered small touches of inpaint in the background . The shadow beneath the pearls has been reinforced. All inpainting has been done very carefully and professionally. Scattered scuffs and scratches.
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