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Lot 6After David Wilkie
The Blind Fiddler
Oil on canvas
16 1/2 x 24 inches

The original of this work is located in the Tate Gallery, London.

Sold for $500
Estimate $800-1,200

Lined. Scattered paint loss at upper right corner. Surface grime. Two repaired tears in upper right quadrant with corresponding inpaint. Frame rubbing with inpainted repairs, most notably at the upper right edge. Large area of inpaint next to boy fiddler at center right. Inpainting around still life at lower left. Repaired tear beside the open window at left.

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