27th March 2021 9:30 GMT/BST

The Curious Collector

 
  Lot 63
 

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William Shuter (fl.1771-1779) Portrait of a young lady, half length, wearing a pink silk dress and

William Shuter (fl.1771-1779) Portrait of a young lady, half length, wearing a pink silk dress and a green wrap with a feathered and blue ribbon hair decoration Signed and dated 1787, oil on panel, 23.5cm dia. (oval) Provenance: William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Atkins Museum of Fine Arts, Kansas City, Missouri (as John Opie); Wilkins and Wilkins, London; Christie's, The Duarte Pinto Coelho Collection, 20th July 2011, Lot 481 See illustration

Sold for £700
Estimated at £300 - £500


 

. cleaned and revarnished. small nic to out edge. varnish slightly deterioating and showing slightly opaque around some of the minor and sporadic retouches and infilling within the background, ladies hair, length of nose, very small amounts of the shadowing in the costume, lower edge centre etc. some minor rubbing to edges, otherwsie in a good state of preservation. stable craquelure throughout. light surface dirt.

Auction: The Curious Collector, 27th March 2021

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