Gean Smith

Lot Details

Lot 27
Gean Smith
American, 1851-1928
Proud of Our Dog, 1892
Signed Gean Smith and dated 92 (lr); inscribed as titled on an old label affixed to the stretcher
Oil on canvas
19 1/8 x 26 1/4 inches
Marbella Gallery, New York

C Property from the Estate of Ruth Sternberg

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $218 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Brown paper tape around all four edges. Scattered craquelure. L-shaped tear (approximately 2 x 1 inches) through the chair arm in the upper right quadrant. Inpaint around the edges and to the staircase banister. Possible reinforcement to the contours of the dog. A few scattered touches elsewhere in the background. Unexamined out of the frame.

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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $218 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

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