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Lot 0980
Southern School
(Fourth Quarter 19th Century)

"Pirogue in the Bayou"

oil on canvas
signed "A. E. Hounsell" lower left, a "G. Rowney & Co., London" canvas stamp en verso.
Period frame.
8-3/4" x 18-3/4", framed 12-3/4" x 23-1/2"


In generally very good, previously restored condition. Small areas of inpainting along upper/mid-right edge. Surface dirt and yellowing/toning of the varnish layer; craquelure pattern visible; small area of paint loss upper center (sky). Appears that the frame has been re-gilded, and with surface marks, cracks, nicks and abrasions.

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Southern School (Fourth Quarter 19th Century)

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Dec 9, 2018