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Lot 0259
Henri Joseph Gommarus Carpento
(Belgian, 1820-1874)

"Outside of the Inn"

oil on canvas
signed lower right.
22-1/2" x 19-1/2", framed 26-1/2" x 23-1/2"


Unevenness to varnish layer. Evidence of past restoration/inpainting lower right corner, leg of seated man with his back to us, possible old repair to the shoulder of a man facing us. Overall craquelure. Abrading upper left corner and left edge, mid-left and lower left corner. Faint abrading/slight losses to lower left. Yellowing and darkening of varnish layer. Difficult for UV light to penetrate the varnish layer. Minor marks, nicks and abrasions to frame.

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Henri J. G. Carpento (Belgian, 1820-1874)

Estimate $1,400 - $1,800Dec 8, 2018