American, 1859-1937

Woman in White, 1896

oil on canvas
signed and dated upper left "MN Richardson, 1896"
26 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches

  • Provenance: Private Collection, Connecticut.

    Framed dimensions: 33 3/4 x 30 7/8 x 3 1/2 inches

    Tags: oil painting, listed artist, 19th century, portrait
  • Condition: in overall good condition; lined canvas; some areas of crazing to the right of the figure's face and in the left center; some frame abrasion along the edges; one area of abrasion approximately 1-inch by 8-inches long along the center right edge (see photos); a 4-inch x 3-inch (approx.) area of with dotted restoration apparent lower left corner

    We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Shannon’s is merely a subjective qualified opinion. Frames on all paintings are sold "As Is". Frames may need some conservation. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE. 

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