Lot 10Sidney Richard Percy
A Highland Lake, 1871
Signed S.R. Percy and dated 71 (ll); inscribed indistinctly ...in the Highlands on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
12 x 18 inches (30.5 x 45.7 cm)
Sale, Sotheby's Arcade, New York, Dec. 13, 1985, lot 219
Sold for $1,625
Craquelure throughout, heavy at times. Dent from behind in the upper left corner along with a few tiny paint flakes. Frame rubbing. 1 cm line of inpainting in upper center. Few scattered spots of inpainting along the edges. Paint loss along the canvas overlap. There appears to be scattered inpainting in the sky, however, this does not reveal itself under UV light.
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