Charles Storer (American, 1817-1907)
Pink and White Roses in a Wicker Basket
Signed "Chas. Storer, 1895." l.r.
Oil on canvas (stretched with Boston tabs),27 x 22 in. (68.5 x 55.5 cm),framed.
Condition: Retouch, varnish inconsistencies, craquelure, subtle canvas rippling, minor surface grime, staining to the reverse.
Elaborate, fragile frame measuring 38 1/2 x 33 1/2 x 3 inches.
Retouch is primarily to the upper right corner and down the background along the right side. This corresponds to the area of staining to the reverse. There is more retouch and craquelure along the bottom edge, where it appears that the tablecloth has been retouched in the l.l. corner.
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