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Lot 0319
British School
(Third Quarter 18th Century)

"Portrait of a Wealthy Gentleman Holding a Gold Snuff Box"

oil on canvas
36" x 28", framed 44-3/4" x 36-3/4"

Provenance: Estate of Dr. Carroll Ball, Jackson, Mississippi.


Generally very good condition. Previously restored, re-varnished and re-lined. Hard for UV light to penetrate the varnish layer but probable inpainting repairs, including within the fine craquelure lines. Faint craquelure. Minor, pin-prick accretions. Light layer of surface dirt. Frame with nicks and abrasions.

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

British School (Third Quarter 18th Century)

Estimate $2,000 - $4,000Jul 28, 2018