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Lot 0152
Johannes Schiefer
(Dutch/American, 1896-1979)

"Monte Carlo"

oil on canvas
signed lower left.
37-7/8" x 52-3/4", framed 43" x 59-1/2"

Provenance: Christie's, New York, September 10, 2008, lot 147; Private collection, New York.


Generally very good, previously restored condition. Toning of the varnish layer and surface dirt. Area of inpainting with corresponding patch en verso upper mid left (pink mountain and sky); smaller area of inpainting upper mid right (sky above trees); some of the darker greens and red fluoresce under UV light but appear to be due to the chemical composition of the pigments. Craquelure pattern visible. Frame with surface marks, nicks and abrasions and losses along edges and corners.

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Johannes Schiefer (Dutch/American, 1896-1979)

Estimate $15,000 - $25,000Dec 8, 2018