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Lot 1020Attributed to William Page
Italian Peasant Girl
Signed indistinctly and dated 1853 (cl)
Oil on canvas
23 1/2 x 19 1/8 inches

C Sold to Benefit the Lee B. Anderson Memorial Foundation

Sold for $500
Estimate $600-900

Wax relined. Frame rubbing. Dirty varnish and surface grime. Heavy craquelure. There are some paint flakes missing from the white of her head scarf at 6 inches to the right from the young woman's chin. There is a repaired hole, approximately 1 x 1 inch, on the side of the woman's head scarf. Scattered inpaint throughout, especially in the lower left quadrant. No further restoration under UV light.

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