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LOT 194
Anna K. Skeele (1896–1963)
Seated Man with Goat
oil on canvas
36 x 30 inches
Estimate: $2,000–$3,000

Condition Summary:

Examined under blacklight; minor craquelure scattered throughout. Heavier craquelure visible on green-blue box in lower left hand corner. Apparent repair to canvas, 3 inch inward from lower right corner. Repair stretches vertically upward approximately 3 inches. Stretcher bar stress visible on all four sides of canvas, resulting in minor paint loss isolated to upper left corner. Overall condition of the painting appears to be good. Frame is splitting most notably upper two mitres and some chips in finish to frame scattered throughout.

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