7: Joseph Van Dieghem (1843-1885)
Sheep and Fowl in a Barn Interior, signed and dated lower right: ** Van Dieghem 78., oil on panel, 9.5'' x 6.5'', est:$600/800. Provenance: Collection of a Resident of Artist Alley, Champion Place, Alhambra, CA, circa 1930s
Visual: Yellowed and discolored varnish. Stable crazing and craquelure throughout. A circular scratch in the upper corner approximately the circumference of a quarter. Possible spots of older overpaint (or reworkings by the artist over the varnish layer) at the top of the window and in the extreme upper right corner. Blacklight: Apparently no evidence of restoration under blacklight.