Sat, 15th Dec 2018 10:00

Fine Art & Antiques


Sold for £24,000

Lot details

18th century school - The Temptation of Adam and Eve, oil on oak panel, 197 x 110cm, housed in later giltwood and gesso frame

Condition report

Back later cradled.

Significant craquelure throughout.

The whole with heavy areas of wear, some losses and evidence of over-painting.

Panel with numerous fine splits.

Requires full restoration.

Frame with losses and extremely tired.

Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.


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