Lot 129

Italian School Painting

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

(16/17th century)

Assumption of the Virgin, collectors wax seal and old label reading "appartient au Baron Blanc" verso, heraldic crest lower right with tower surmounted by crown, helmet, and feathers, oil on panel, 18-1/2 x 21-7/8 in.; carved and gilt wood cushion style frame, 27-1/2 x 31-3/8 x 4-1/2 in. 

Provenance: The Estate of Dr. J. Clayton Davie and Family


some convexity, one batten, pest damage, panel possibly reduced, losses at edges, craquelure, crackle, abrasions, primarily at edges, retouch; frame with separations, pest damage, rubbing, and abrasions, possibly constructed from older elements, regilt

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The Estate of Dr. J. Clayton Davie and Family