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Lot 73Frans Scheyerer
Austrian, 1770-1839
Extensive Landscape with a River Valley and Mountains in the Distance
Signed F. Scheyerer (lr)
Oil on panel
23 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches (59.6 x 77.5 cm)
Christie's New York, October 7, 1993, lot 99
Estate of Paula Kent Meehan (1931-2014), Beverly Hills, CA

Sold for $2,125
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Panel cradeled. Craquelure in the lower register, and in the foliage at center and lower left. Some inpainting of cracks at center left. Horizontal crack in the panel near the upper right edge. Some restoration to the fallen tree trunk and to the ground in the foreground; some touches in the sky. Owing to craquelure, signature is indistinct in daylight, but clearly visible under UV light.

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