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Lot 0398
John White Allen Scott (American, 1815-1907)

Signed and dated "JWA Scott '65" l.l., a tag from the Inventory of American
Paintings, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, affixed to the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, varnish inconsistencies, craquelure, surface grime.


The lining is adhered with Beva or similar. Fine craquelure appears stable. Retouch is a few scattered small areas (predominately in the sky and top edge of the composition) and a few scattered dots and very small areas (center and l.r.). The work might possibly benefit from a gentle cleaning.

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398: John White Allen Scott (American, 1815-1907) Hayin

Estimate $700 - $900Sep 11, 2009