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Lot 29

EARLY 19TH C., O/C, PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG NAVAL OFFICER. American School, appears to retain period strainer. Canvas unlined 30” x 25”, frame 35 3/4” x 30 1/2”. Condition: Examined under UV and LED lights. In overall good condition with no evidence of inpainting or repairs to the face. Aged varnish and craquelure throughout. Some varnish blooms and a professional repair l.r. A singular surface scratch c.r. Light stretcher abrasion and negligible flaking along lower edge.

(Estimate: $500-1000. Note: This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)

EARLY 19TH C., O/C, PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG NAVAL OFFICER. American School, appears to retain period strainer. Canvas unlined 30” x 25”, frame 35 3/4” x 30 1/2”.   Condition: Examined under UV and LED lights. In overall good condition with no evidence of inpainting or repairs to the face. Aged varnish and craquelure throughout. Some varnish blooms and a professional repair l.r. A singular surface scratch c.r. Light stretcher abrasion and negligible flaking along lower edge.

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