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Art - Venetian School (18th C.) Portrait Youth

Lot 0230
Venetian School, Portrait of a Youth, oil on canvas, unsigned, 24” x 18” (60.9 x 45.7 cm), inscribed on stretcher au verso “Bought in London by Gay Murchis, (St. Andrews by the Sea) and given by him to me, May 1948”, and also with label au verso “Purchased in Venice 1890 Renshaw”, condition: small scratch and missing paint chip to left of figure. École vénitienne, Portrait d'un Jeune Homme, huile sur toile, non signée, 24" x 18", inscrit sur support au verso, "Bought in London by Gay Murchis, (St. Andrews by the Sea) and given by him to me, May 1948", et avec étiquette au verso, "Purchased in Venice 1890 Renshaw", condition: petite égratignure et manque un peu de peinture, côté gauche du sujet, 24" x 18". F. C. Morgan’s collection inventory records: "Portrait of a Youth, French or Italian 18th century. Powdered wig, yellow suit with embroidered border & buttons…lace collar." Label on back states “Purchased in Venice 1890 Renshaw”, also written in ink on frame "Bought in London by Gay Murchis, (St. Andrews by the Sea) and given by him to me, May 1948”.

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Art - Venetian School (18th C.) Portrait Youth

Estimate CA$1,500 - CA$3,000Apr 08, 2017
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Pointe-Claire, Quebec, CA
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