1/23/2020 2:00:00 PM, Fine Art Online Auction
|Description:||HOWARD GILES, American (1876-1955), Preparing for Battle, oil on canvas, signed and dated "Howard Giles / 1902" lower right, 26 x 52...|
Restoration: Very Minor
Comments: Not cleaned in modern times
There is a three inch scratch lower right.
Frame abrasion to top edge.
Craquelure to upper portions.
In a dark wood frame, some frame pieces missing.
Very minor scattered repair mostly to edges. Scattered craquelure.
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