Sale 12PT02 | Lot 20

Giovanni Sottocornola

Catalogue: European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art
Giovanni Sottocornola

Lot Details

Lot 20
Giovanni Sottocornola
Italian, 1855-1917
End of the Day (Pastorella con pecore), 1912
Signed with conjoined first initials GSottocornola and dated 1912 (ll)
Oil on canvas
23 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches (59.7 x 69.8 cm)

Private Collection, Maine

S The Spanierman Gallery, LLC Collection of American Art

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $80,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Frame rubbing. Strip lined. Scattered tiny spots of inpainting in the sky (not many), including a 1 inch area of spots at left center. 2 inch line of inpainting in the shoulder area of the girl along with some craquelure. 6 inch line of scattered inpainting in the shadow beneath the girl and lamb directly behind her. May be a few other tiny spots of inpainting.

Addition: there are a few small spots in the center and center left where the pigment is beginning to lift. There does not appear to be flaking at this time. Images can be provided should you need them.

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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $80,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art

Tue, Nov 13, 2012 at 11am EST
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