French School

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Lot 62
French School
18th Century
Portrait of Giacomo Girolamo Casanova
Inscribed Portrait de Signor CASANOVA/un homme celebre comme l'espagnol/Don Juan on the reverse
Oil on canvas
28 x 23 inches (71.2 x 58.5 cm)
Louis XIV Antiques, New York

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue relined. Loss from the background in the upper right quadrant. Areas of restoration around the edges. Repaired V-shaped tear near the upper right corner; repaired holes in the background to the right of the sitter. Scattered touches of restoration on the hand, and in the lace trim descending from the collar.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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