Lot Details

Lot 15
Lavinia Fontana
Italian, 1552-1614
Portrait of a Lady in a Pink Gown with her Pet Dog
Oil on canvas laid to panel
37 3/4 x 30 3/4 inches (95.3 x 78.1 cm)
We are grateful to Professor Caroline Murphy for her assistance in cataloguing this work.

Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
Sold for $17,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Frame rubbing around the edges. Dense varnish reveals little under UV light. Scattered restoration on the forehead and hands of the main figure. The contour of the face and some shadows, including the folds of millstone ruff, appear to have been reinforced.

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Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
Sold for $17,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts/Old Master Paintings

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