Sale 17AM01 | Lot 55

George J. Stengel

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts
George J. Stengel

Lot Details

Lot 55
George J. Stengel
American, 1872-1937
Shadows in Brook
Inscribed as titled on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
32 x 24 inches
Grace V. Stengel, the artist's widow
By gift to the current owner, 1944

C Property of a Mid-Atlantic Museum to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $1,625 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Not examined out of frame. Unlined. Stretcher marks. A 4 inch repaired vertical tear with associated inpaint along the right over the stretcher bar.

Treatment Performed, 2017
1. Remove grime layer and discolored varnish from painting.
2. Patch tear with Polyester Reemay and mylar adhered with BEVA 371
3. Fill area of loss with Modostuc filler.
4. Apply new varnish of BEVA varnish (Regalrez resin with U V stabilizer).
5. Retouch as necessary with resin colors (Maimeri).

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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $1,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

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