Lot Details

Lot 49
Lewis Cohen
American, 1857-1915
The Love Letter, 1899
Signed Lewis Cohen. and dated 1899. (ll)
Oil on canvas
14 x 10 inches
Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, CA

C Property from the Estate of Ruth Sternberg

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Scattered craquelure. Partially visible stretcher marks. Touches of inpaint to the figure's hair, face, neck, chest and dress; reinforcement to the contour of her right sleeve. Inpaint throughout the background, especially in the lower right corner. Dulling varnish makes it difficult to detect full extent of restoration under UV light.

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

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