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Lot 31Charles Herrmann-Leon
French, 1838-1908
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not
Signed Ch. Herrmann-Leon. and dated indistinctly 18.. (ll)
Oil on canvas
13 3/4 x 10 5/8 inches

C Property of a Private Long Island Collector

Sold for $750
Estimate $700-900

Frame rubbing with some corresponding wear around the edges. Surface grime. Touches of inpaint to the monkey's hair and beard. Some reinforcement to the contours of the chair legs and the various cushions. Dulling varnish makes it difficult to detect full extent of restoration under UV light.

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