English School, c.1670
Portrait of John Riland (1657-1720) as a young boy, full length, in a white dress holding a beribboned hat in one hand and a prayer book in the other
oil on canvas
123 x 86cm, in an unusual giltwood frame carved with overlapping leaves
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Sold for £4,400
Oil on canvas which has been lined. The paint in the red curtain is raised and lifting, following the lines of the age cracks. The thinner paint passages have suffered from wear and abrasion and there are areas of wholesale overpaint in areas. There are scattered losses across the surface and localised areas of loss. The varnish is uneven and discoloured in areas, probably due to the remnants of older varnish layers. There is a layer of dust present on the front and reverse.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 15th Sep 2021
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