Sale 21CN05 | Lot 6

John Cornish

Catalogue: Old Master Paintings and Silver
John Cornish

Lot Details

Lot 6
John Cornish
English, active 1751-1765
Portrait of a Gentleman Wearing a Powdered Wig
Signed J. Cornish pinx and dated 1759 (lr)
Oil on canvas
29 1/4 x 24 1/4 inches (74.3 x 61.6 cm)


Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $598 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Wax relined. Inpainted cracks on the face and coat. Oblong area of repair (4 x 2 inches) on the coat, just to the left of the sitter's left arm. Scattered touches of restoration elsewhere.


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Estimate: $600 - $900
Sold for $598 (includes buyer's premium)

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