29 October 2016, 12:00 EST
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Lot 96: Pr Johan Heinrich Neuman German Portrait Paintings(77 views)
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Description: GERMANY, 1819-1898 A pair of oil on canvas portrait paintings by German artist Johan Heinrich Neuman. The works share opposing views depicting an elderly husband and wife. The woman is depicted wearing a white bonnet with blue silk scarf and black dress. The man is depicted in a partial dress Hussar uniform with book in hand. Both works are signed in the upper right corner, the male dated 1856.
Condition Report: The portraits were relined some time ago and show bubbling to the canvas wher it has become detached from the bees wax addhesive. Otherwise paintings in overall good condition with suitable replacement frames from th mid 20th century.
Dimensions: Overall mirror measures 40" by 23"