Sale 13BE01 | Lot 97

Walter Hunt British, 1861-1941 Sour Grapes, 1890

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts
Walter Hunt British, 1861-1941 Sour Grapes, 1890

Lot Details

Lot 97
Walter Hunt British, 1861-1941 Sour Grapes, 1890
British, 1861-1941
Sour Grapes, 1890
Signed W. Hunt and dated 1890 (lr)
Oil on canvas laid down to metal
36 1/8 x 24 inches


C The C.W. and Marjorie Merriweather Post Collections from Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $53,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Frame rubbing, with corresponding inpaint. Scattered craquleure throughout. There is a 1/2 inch diameter area of inpaint in the tail of the squirrel at the right. There is some minor inpainted craquleure in the rock at the center. There is some inpaint in the water at the lower center. There is no further restoration visible under UV light.


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Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $53,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

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