Mary Evelina Kindon (c.1855-c.1925)
The Fairy Dream
signed 'M.E.KINDON' l.r., oil on canvas
43.5 x 91cm
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Sold for £3,200
Viewed under UV, it is difficult to establish whether there has been retouching due to the bloom of the varnish. There has been an impact from the back to the top left corner. The canvas is very thickly painted on both front and back creating a rigidity to it, for this reason it is not perfectly flat and many undulations to it. There is some paint loss at edges caused by the rebate of the frame, also a bit of paint flaking at the centre. Please refer to images. In places, the canvas has slightly slipped away from the frame. However, in our opinion, these imperfections are not too distracting from the overall impression of the picture.
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