* Balthasar Beschey
Venus and Adonis
oil on panel
signed B. Beschey (lower right)
13 x 10 1/2 inches.
Estimate $ 3,000-5,000
Property from the Collection of Howard Reisman, Northbrook, Illinois
Purchased from Harry Moore, Chicago
Frame: 20 x 16 1/2 inches. Minor craquelure throughout consistent with age. Minor instances of loss to the edges of the panel where it meets the frame. Panel is slightly warped in a convex manner. Examination under UV light reveals no evidence of repair or retouch.