Ben L. Hold

Lot Details

Lot 4
Ben L. Hold
British, 1839-1917
Three Partridges in a Field and Grouse on the Moor, 1896: Two
Each signed B.L. Hold and dated 96 (ll)
Oil on canvas
Each 20 x 30 inches (50.8 x 76.2 cm)

Sale, Aug. 27, 1985, lot 752

C Estate of James W. Smith

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

(i) Visible stretcher marks, mainly along the top; scattered craquelure; frame rubbing; area of paint separation at the far upper right center; scattered inpainting including: in the upper left corner of the sky; spots of inpainting along the edges; spots in the trees at upper right corner area; several spots at right center edge and a few other small scattered spots.

(ii) Partially visible stretcher marks; frame rubbing with a few small paint flakes in the upper right center edge; small spot of lifting paint in the upper right center edge; scattered spots of inpainting in the sky and along the edges; 1 inch area of inpainting in the center, old repair to a small tear with patch on the reverse.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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