22: Superb 19C Still Life Signed CB ? Monogram American
Superb 19C Still Life Signed CB ? Monogram American or European School Illegible Signature Large O/C Local Estate Provenance Interior with Grapes Plums Blue and White Porcelain Charger Corn Persian Carpet or Native American Textile and Carved Continental Furniture Illegibly Written or Unidentified Artist
Oil on canvas, 20.5 x 28" (27" x 34.5" framed), CB or possibly GB unidentified monogram lower right. Post-WWII gilt frame. Provenance: Local retiree's estate that included a number of historically important items.
Lined on period likely original stretchers with old conservation, mellowed varnish with some bloom, visible craquelure especially upper center and upper right with some also upper left and middle right, a few scattered tiny losses, frame sound with light scattered wear.