1041: Alfred Fontville De Breanski (1877-1955)
The borders of the wood- Burnham Beeches, signed lower left: A.F. de Breanski, titled verso, oil on canvas, 16'' x 24'', est:$1500/2500. Provenance: Property from an Estate, Restoration Point, Bainbridge Island, Seattle, WA, since 1919
Visual: Generally good condition. Possible overpaint, possibly caused by repatinating the frame, along the lower edge, concentrated mainly on the left side. Blacklight: No evidence of touch-up under blacklight. Scattered white pigments fluoresce under blacklight but these appear to be in the hand of the artist. AS-IS. ALL SALES FINAL.