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Lot 41Manner of Pietro Longhi
The Concert and Preparation for Departure:Two Interior Scenes
Oil on canvas
25 1/2 x 31 1/4 inches (64.8 x
79.5 cm)
M. Knoedler & Company, New York
Private collection
[Sale] Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 7, 1966, lot 38
Purchased from the above sale by the consignor
Private collection, New York

Sold for $4,375
Estimate $1,500-3,500

Both: Not cleaned or restored by the present owner since purchased in 1966. Glue relined. Dense old varnish showing very little under UV light. Some inpainted cracks. These paintings were clearly selectively cleaned when last restored, and some lines reinforced.

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