Carl Wünnenberg (German, 1850-1929)
Portrait of a young lady, bust length, in a blue dress with a white rose and gauze ruff
signed 'C WÜNNENBERG' u.r., oil on panel
28 x 21.5cm
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Sold for £1,400
Oil on a small wooden panel which has a cradle attached to the reverse. The panel is stable with no splits at the edges. The paint layer has localised drying cracks. There are vertical ridges of paint following the woodgrain of the panel. This has caused some wear to the sitter’s chest. There is a small paint loss in the sitter’s hair with associated scratch to the surface. There are localised areas of retouching which are slightly matte and yellowed compared to the surrounding area. The varnish is slightly yellowed and glossy with a thick layer of dust on the surface.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 31st Mar 2021
We are very excited to share the online catalogue for our forthcoming Fine Interiors sale featuring almost 900 lots of furniture, works of art, paintings and silver. Our first sale of 2021 offers a selection of the very best in classical and contemporary furnishings from all over the globe, including a strong showing of country and vernacular pieces, as well as vibrant and bright Chinoiserie and florally themed lots, which are perfect for the beginning of Spring and the more hopeful months to come.
An exciting new development for the department is the introduction of the Fine Interiors Journal, a companion guide offering an overview of the sale complete with links directly to the relevant sections of the online catalogue.
Due to Government guidance around social distancing, we are unable to offer general viewing of all items in our auction rooms. All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description.
Removal of Lots
All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 9 April 2021. Furniture lots remaining after this date will be removed to:
Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW.
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