Carl Hilgers

Lot Details

Lot 3
Carl Hilgers
German, 1818-1890
Windy Day Near the Mill, 1852
Signed C. Hilgers and dated 1852 (lr)
Oil on canvas laid to aluminum
24 1/2 x 32 1/2 inches (62 x 82.5 cm)

Estate of Clarinda Boardman, Dobbs Ferry, NY
Private collection, New York

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $4,062 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Craquelure throughout. Tiny ding upper right center. Scattered inpainting, including: 1 inch area in upper right center of sky; 2 inch thin line at center above roof; 1 inch line at left center and a 1 1/2 inch line in upper left center sky; 2 inch X-shaped area of repair at lower left center; several tiny spots scattered in the sky and foreground and scattered inpainting along the edges. There appears to be some other areas of restoration in the sky, but this cannot be detected through the dense varnish under UV light. Three very small scratches in upper right sky. Two tiny scuff marks in tree at far right center.

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Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $4,062 (includes buyer's premium)

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European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art

Wed, May 09, 2012 at 11am EDT
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